Nick Pinkerton is your guide through the cinema of the Gothic tradition from the American South – films steeped in dark family secrets, lost loves and the ghosts of slavery, set in crumbling ante-bellum mansions, populated by exiles and eccentrics and coloured by the prospect of macabre violence.
Sunday 10 May 2015
The tender drama Futuro Beach is the story of the passion between a Brazilian lifeguard and a German tourist. Director Karim Aïnouz tells us about the inspiration for his tale of two cities.
Friday 8 May 2015
What links two highlights from our election-themed collection on BFI Player: a film about Britain’s 1931 means test and a political episode of The Clangers? It’s a family affair…
Wednesday 6 May 2015
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