Our springtime celebration of queer cinema is back, at BFI Southbank and on BFI Player – 15 to 26 March 2023.
Our Opening and Closing Night Galas and Centrepiece Presentation.
BFI Flare Expanded
Free, immersive storytelling exhibition – 16 to 19 March.
Films about love, romance and friendship.
Stories of sex, identity and transformation.
Reflections on art, politics and community.
Best of Year
Another chance to catch some of the most popular films.
From panel discussions to epic DJ nights.Find out more
BFI Flare on BFI Player
Watch festival films from around the UK.Find out more
Access at BFI Flare
We are committed to making BFI Flare as welcoming, inclusive and accessible as possible.Find out more
BFI Flare Education
Join us for education talks and events in-person and online.Find out more
Ron Peck honoured as BFI Flare returns
Five Films for Freedom showcases LGBTQIA+ short films free to access around the world
Meet the programmer: Wema Mumma