Find out about international touring programmes, BFI Film Academy: opportunities for young creatives, Get funding to progress my creative career, Search the BFI National Archive collections, Read research data and market intelligence, Search for projects funded by National Lottery, Apply for British certification and tax relief, Get help as a new filmmaker and find out about NETWORK, Find out about booking film programmes internationally. The range of films in the Documentary Feature category is remarkable; the creative ambition, and subjects are remarkable and I look forward to viewing each and every frame.

Irene Moray), QUEERING DI TEKNOLOJIK (Dir. This morning, the BFI London Film Festival announced its full line-up for this years programme including 229 feature films from some of the world’s greatest filmmakers and emerging talent. “It is a great honour to be jury president of the First Feature Competition and I am looking forward to sharing this experience with my co-jurors.”. Venues across the UK. Mads Brügger), I AM (NOT) A MONSTER (Dir.

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News, features and opinion on the world of film. This morning, the BFI London Film Festival announced its full line-up for this years programme including 229 feature films from some of the world’s greatest filmmakers and … 2019 will once again see each winner receive their award on stage from Festival Director Tricia Tuttle and their respective Jury President in front of a public audience, at special screenings of each film on Saturday 12 October at Vue Leicester Square. BFI Member Enjoy special events, previews and screenings at BFI festivals and BFI Southbank as well as … Headline Gala’s includes the European Premiere of Michael Winterbottom’s ‘Greed’ featuring Steve Coogan, William Nicholson’s ‘Hope Gap’ featuring Annette Benning, Bill Nighy and Josh O’Connor and Taika Waititi’s ‘Jojo Rabbit’ which features Scarlett Johansson, Sam Rockwell, Rebel Wilson and Stephen Merchant. This year, the BFI London Film Festival is all across the UK. Christine Molloy and Joe Lawlor), SAINT MAUD (United Kingdom, dir-scr.

Explore the free programme of short films and, BFI London Film Festival 2020 – 7 to 18 October, we want audiences to take the place of the festival’s official jury, Answering questions from the screen sectors. Dedicated screenings, events and industry talks will all be presented digitally, with two keynotes presented live to ensure audience interaction. Richard Lowenstein), A PLEASURE, COMRADES! The Best Film Award recognises inspiring, inventive and distinctive filmmaking.

Hand-picked. Davies will be joined by: Amrou Al-Kadhi a British-Iraqi writer, director, and drag performer who was named Screen International Star of Tomorrow in 2018, and selected for the 2017 BFI Flare LGBTQ+ Filmmakers’ Mentorship scheme, in partnership with BAFTA; filmmaker, film editor and screenwriter Mark Jenkin, whose short film The Road to Zennor was awarded the Best Experimental Film prize at the London Short Film Festival in 2017, and whose latest feature film, Bait, premiered at the 2019 Berlin Film Festival and is currently released in UK cinemas by BFI Distribution; actor Alex Lawther, known most recently for portraying James in the Channel 4 series The End of the F***ing World, and for his role in the episode “Shut Up and Dance” of acclaimed Netflix series Black Mirror; and Marli Siu, an actress and writer known for 2017’s Anna and the Apocalypse and recent releases Run and Our Ladies, both of which are premiering at this year’s Festival. Soheil Amirsharifi), IN VITRO (Dir. Facebook: /LondonFilmFestival

The 64th BFI London Film Festival is all across the UK, inviting you to experience the world’s best new films wherever you are. Małgorzata Szumowska), THE PERFECT CANDIDATE (Germany-Saudi Arabia, dir. The BFI London Film Festival has consistently presented an incredible slate of documentary films from around the world and this year is no exception. Short film is a form that can explore ideas and stories in a different way to features, so I look forward to seeing original and distinctive films, to the debate and discussion and overall to being surprised!”. FANNY LYE DELIVER’D (United Kingdom-Germany, dir-scr. Khaou is one of three filmmakers nominated for this year’s IWC Schaffhausen Filmmaker Bursary Award, created in association with the BFI to support exceptional new and emerging UK filmmakers. 63 Up. The nominated films this year are: Join the conversation and share your picks for the prizes with #LFFAwards Thomas Clay), LA LLORONA (Guatemala-France, dir. Explore the programme. I am very much hoping to discover original filmmaking and daring view-points among the films that are competing for the Sutherland Award – and I am sure to find them! Caution; HD; Reality TV; 2019; £4.99; View in iTunes. Add a location The Best Film Award in Official Competition recognises inspiring, inventive and distinctive filmmaking, and includes the following shortlisted titles: Films in Official Competition will be presented at the Vue West End and once again the festival’s beautiful 800-seat purpose-built venue Embankment Garden Cinema will be housed in the tranquil surroundings of Victoria Embankment Gardens. Priority booking opens on Thu 19 Sep to Champions at 10:00 and to Members at... ©2020 British Film Institute. Twelve days of UK premieres are available to enjoy online via BFI Player or in cinemas at BFI Southbank, around London, and throughout the UK. The Short Film Award recognises short form works that speak with a unique cinematic voice, demonstrating a confident handling of theme and content. This year, the BFI London Film Festival is all across the UK. This year’s line-up features filmmakers selected from 22 different countries, with female filmmakers making up over 60% of all filmmakers in all competitions. We hold the tradition of the Grierson Award in the highest regard. Joe Talbot), COLD CASE HAMMARSKJÖLD (Dir. We are delighted to introduce the full programming team. James Mangold’s ‘Le Mans ’66 which features Matt Damon and Christian Bale will receive its UK Premiere. I look forward to a week of rigorous watching, heated debate, and dazzling cinema.”. Future cab driver Tony, aged 7 in 1964 (Shiver) Next week ITV will screen the latest instalment, 63 Up, and the results are in, it appears. Registered charity 287780. This year’s Jury Presidents at the 63rd BFI London Film Festival are Wash Westmoreland, Jessica Hausner, Yance Ford and Jacqui Davies. For the full line-up of film, goodness to feature in this year’s festival head over to the official BFI London Film Festival site. Sue saw true love in her future. Haifaa Al Mansour), ROSE PLAYS JULIE (Ireland-United Kingdom, dir-scr. He returned to the series in 56 Up to promote his band, but is he set to return in 63 Up? Features and News Writer at HeyUGuys, Once failed wannabe actress, Ex-music industry veteran who once dabbled in Artist Management, and now Film Journalist extraordinaire. This will also serve as the films European Premiere. Michael Apted’s ground-breaking documentary 7 Up, which followed the lives of 14 British children from age 7, has just released its latest instalment, 63 Up. Registered charity 287780, Join in the festival fun with free online talks, panels and events, accessible all across the world. The Grierson Award, presented in partnership with The Grierson Trust, recognises insightful and cinematic documentaries that show a keen sense of integrity, originality and social or cultural significance.

This year’s nominated directors are: Yance Ford, Documentary Competition President comments: “It is an honour for me to preside over the Documentary Competition Jury. Last year’s awards were a sell-out success when audiences were placed at the heart of the celebrations, with the winning film from each competitive section presented to the public as a surprise screening. My love for the arts has seen my fingers in many pies but my love of Film won the battle. Running between the 2nd until the 13th of October 2019, Odeon’s iconic flagship cinema will once again open it’s redesigned ODEON Luxe Leicester Square to participant as the main venue. Timothy Smith).

Hefzy is also Director of the Cairo Film Festival.