BFI Southbank

Four screens open seven days a week for the widest choice of great films.

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Curated collections of film and TV by genre, theme, actor or director.

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Previews and events

Talent Q&As, special events and a chance to catch the latest film and TV before anyone else.

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Lindsay Anderson: Meet the Pioneer

An introduction to the work of this great British filmmaker.

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Preview: Omen + intro and Q&A with director Baloji

A hallucinatory drama that follows a young man’s return home to reunite with his family.

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Funday: The Boy and the Heron

The latest film from Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli is an enthralling, magical adventure that further demonstrates why he is the world’s favourite living animation director.

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New releases

The best new cinema for you to enjoy.

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A selection of key classics – many newly restored.

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Big screen classics

The timeless films we urge you to see.

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Ideal screenings for ages 4 to 12.

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Regular programme

Explore our regular programme of world cinema, archive and experimental film.

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Plan your visit

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BFI on YouTube

Enjoy exclusive Q&As and access to one of the world's best moving-picture archives.

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