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38 videos featuring
The First Grader + Q and A
26 Oct 2010
The creative team behind The First Grader discuss their work.
The Ernest Lindgren Memorial Lecture: The Film Curator of the Future
24 Aug 2010
Christophe Dupin takes a brief comparative look at Lindgren and his famous French counterpart, Henri Langlois.
Christine Geraghty on Film Adaptations
7 Jul 2010
Professor Christine Geraghty discusses screen adaptations in cinema and television as part of the 2010 Media Conference at BFI Southbank.
1 Jul 2010
An exploration of the BFI National Archive vaults, and the processes behind ensuring film and television are preserved for future generations.
Laura Mulvey on the Blonde
8 Mar 2010
The world-renowned film theorist presents her thoughts on the Hitchcock Blonde.
The BFI Mediatheque
23 Feb 2010
An introduction to the BFI Mediatheque, an ongoing project to provides visitors free access to the largest film and television archive in the world.
Tokyo Story: Masterclass with Mamoun Hassan
16 Jan 2010
Former BFI head of Production Mamoun Hassan presents a detailed analysis of Yasujiro Ozu’s cinematic masterpiece.
Noel Goodwin on the Future Film Festival
15 Jan 2010
Education Programmer Noel Goodwin discusses the 2010 Future Film Festival, presented in partnership with BBC Blast.
Researchers' Tales: Sir Christopher Frayling on Film Research
14 Dec 2009
Eminent educationalist and writer Sir Christopher Frayling discusses the practice of researching film.
A Charmed Life + Q&A
14 Nov 2009
Following a screening of this inspiring historical documentary, we are joined by director Patrick Vernon for an onstage discussion as part of the Celebrating Black Cinema season BFI Southbank.
Thomas Elsaesser on Michael Haneke
5 Nov 2009
As part of BFI Southbank's Michael Haneke season, eminent film professor Thomas Elsaesser gives a lecture on one of European cinema’s most provocative directors.
From Chartres to Xanadu
2 Nov 2009
Head of Film Programme Geoff Andrew conducts an illustrated lecture on Orson Welles’ use of architecture as a source of filmic metaphor.
Masterclass with Tristan Oliver: Education Event
27 Oct 2009
Cinematographer Tristan Oliver visits BFI Southbank during The Times BFI London Film Festival to conduct a youth workshop.
Precious - Education Event
23 Oct 2009
This Festival event gave young people an opportunity to ask breakthrough actor Gabourey Sidibe about her starring role in Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire.
21 Oct 2009
The Times BFI 53rd London Film Festival's talent development scheme
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