How does a composer write a score for a silent film? BFI Head Curator Robin Baker interviews composer Nitin Sawhney about the latter's music for our new restoration of Alfred Hitchcock's The Lodger (1926).
Director Penny Woolcock takes part in a Q&A about From the Sea to the Land Beyond, her poetic meditation on the British coastline, which features decades of footage from the BFI National Archive, with a score by rock band British Sea Power.
As a preview to Sonic Cinema's screening of Dario Argento's 1977 horror masterpiece, Suspiria, at BFI Southbank on 26th April, producer and DJ Fake Blood talks about providing an exclusive live soundtrack to the film.
Director Kieran Turner and musician Marc Almond talk about how they each discovered cult glam rocker Jobriath A.D., their regard for his underrated musical talent and their desire to bring him out of obscurity.