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Britain on Film

Our lives. Our stories.

1,000s of films, preserved.
120 years of British life, many unseen for decades.
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  • Black Britain on Film

    Black Britain on Film

    Fact meets fiction in this major new collection uncovering depictions of black culture, community and characters on British screens across the past century.

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  • Films on Facebook

    Films on Facebook

    Watch and share selected regional clips on the BFI Facebook page – a new one each day for 60 days!

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  • Unlocking Film Heritage

    Unlocking Film Heritage

    We are working to ensure that the UK’s screen heritage is safeguarded for future generations.

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