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Life is Sweet (dual format edition)

Mike Leigh’s 1990 classic teamed with his 2012 short A Running Jump.


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Three Films by Ken Loach (Blu-ray set)

Three of Loach’s greatest films on Blu-ray for the first time.


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Three Films by Ken Loach (DVD set)

Celebrating Ken Loach’s fine run of films in the early 1990s.


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My Beautiful Laundrette (dual format edition)

A smash success, it earned Hanif Kureishi an Oscar nomination for Best Screenplay as well as launching the career of Daniel Day-Lewis.


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Every Picture Tells a Story - The Art Films of James Scott (2-DVD set)

New collection of acclaimed art films about the likes of Richard Hamilton, David Hockney and William Scott.


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Peppermint Soda (dual format edition)

A tale of two sisters growing up in 1960s France from director Diane Kurys.


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  • Jean-Pierre Melville at BFI Southbank

    Jean-Pierre Melville at BFI Southbank

    Best known for his later crime classics, Melville was a filmmaker of considerable versatility and artistic ambition.

  • India on Film at BFI Southbank

    India on Film at BFI Southbank

    We celebrate the diversity of Indian filmmaking and films about India – from Bollywood to Tollywood (home of Telugu and Bengali cinema) – in cinemas and online.

  • It at BFI IMAX

    It at BFI IMAX

    Director Andy Muschietti’s terrifying big-screen version of Stephen King’s blockbuster 1986 novel has the warmth of Stranger Things and the visceral scares of A Nightmare on Elm Street.

Sight & Sound

Film of the week: On Body and Soul finds love in a bloody place

Two lonely souls, a painfully shy doctor and a disappointed older man, share a pastoral dream world and a gory workplace in Ildikó Enyedi’s witty, sensitive romance, writes Philip Kemp.
Philip Kemp
Friday 22 September 2017

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