Support pledged from London Mayor Sadiq Khan and film industry figures including Lord Puttnam, Helen Mirren, Idris Elba, Tom Hiddleston, Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Ralph Fiennes.
Wednesday 25 May 2016
Discover vanished rural life on film across the UK with more than 750 archive films added to BFI Player as part of Britain on Film.
Tuesday 24 May 2016
Fifty years on from the release of Au hasard Balthazar, we celebrate how master director Robert Bresson’s minimalist style worked to create one of the most moving films ever made.
Monday 23 May 2016
Ken Loach wins his second Palme d’Or, Andrea Arnold wins her third Jury Prize and Iran’s Asghar Farhadi wins two awards for best actor and screenplay – but Maren Ade’s widely admired Toni Erdmann leaves empty-handed. Do juries shun comedies? Do actors always lean to theatre stories, wonders Nick James?
Sunday 22 May 2016
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