BFI Player

See something different.

Maidan

An essential and explosive documentary about the Ukrainian civil riots and protest movement.

Dreamcatcher

Kim Longinotto’s inspirational documentary about a Chicago charity worker who helps vulnerable prostitutes leave the industry.

Two Days, One Night

Marion Cotillard stars in this acclaimed drama.

BFI Shop

From the BFI Shop

Chaplin: The Mutual Comedies Blu-ray

The twelve films Chaplin made for the Mutual Film Corporation formed the most inventive and liberating period of his career and are brought together for the first time on this two-disc Blu-ray box set.

Pre-order now

Chaplin: The Mutual Comedies DVD

The twelve films Chaplin made for the Mutual Film Corporation formed the most inventive and liberating period of his career and are brought together for the first time on this two-disc DVD box set.

Pre-order now

Germany Pale Mother Blu-ray

Set during the Third Reich and its aftermath, this lyrical, harrowing tale of love and war is a neglected classic of New German cinema.

Pre-order now

Bill Morrison: Selected Works 1996-2014

This extensive collection makes Morrison’s acclaimed films available in Europe for the first time. The set includes his renowned feature Decasia.

Pre-order now

The Carl Theodor Dreyer Collection

Strictly limited edition Blu-ray box set collects a number of Dreyer’s most revered, award-winning films, some of his lesser-known works and an extensive selection of extra features.

Order now

Roberto Rossellini: The War Trilogy

Limited edition, numbered collection of Rossellini’s postwar films. Available on Blu-ray for the first time in the UK.

Buy now

Explore film & TV

Watch talks, interviews and trailers

German Concentration Camps Factual Survey Q&A

A panel of experts answer questions about the postwar documentary painstakingly restored by the Imperial War Museum.

Thursday 16 April 2015

More talks, interviews and trailers

What’s on

Showing today

See what's on at BFI Southbank

What’s on

Highlights at BFI venues

Sight & Sound

Film of the week: Far from the Madding Crowd

Fresh, deft and sensitive, Thomas Vinterberg's new adaptation of Thomas Hardy's rural romance is a cut above, says Thirza Wakefield.
Thirza Wakefield
Friday 1 May 2015

More from Sight & Sound

Support the BFI

Become a BFI Member

Enjoy a world of benefits with BFI Membership. Choose the package that suits you.

Join now

Explore film & TV

BFI National Archive

We hold a magnificent collection of film and television, from the birth of cinema to today.

Read more

British certification & tax relief

British certification

Qualify for tax relief through the cultural test for film, animation programmes, high-end television and video games.

Read more

Follow @bfi

BFI on Twitter

Back to the top

See something different

Subscribe now for exclusive offers and the best of cinema.
Hand-picked.