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Samuel Wigley

Samuel edits the news section of bfi.org.uk. He is also a contributor to Sight & Sound, Total Film and The Guardian.

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  • On this day in 1965: Pierrot le fou was booed at Venice

    It’s 50 years since the world first clapped eyes on Jean-Luc Godard’s eye-popping masterpiece Pierrot le fou.

    Saturday, August 29, 2015

    Features

  • 10 great films set in East Anglia

    Witches, Nazis and Anglo-Saxon curses – on film, East Anglia isn’t the rural idyll you might think… To celebrate the release of 45 Years, let’s look east at other great movies with starring roles for Suffolk, Norfolk or Cambridgeshire.

    Thursday, August 20, 2015

    Lists

  • 10 great French new wave films

    As Jean-Luc Godard’s French new wave masterpiece Vivre sa vie arrives on Blu-ray, we remember 10 of the best movies to come out of a movement that changed cinema forever.

    Thursday, August 13, 2015

    Lists

  • Preview: Chichester International Film Festival 2015

    Get ready for a feast of films in Chichester as 120 films hit the south coast…

    Thursday, August 13, 2015

    Features

  • Where to begin with Orson Welles

    Your next obsession: the endless invention of Orson Welles’s films.

    Friday, June 12, 2015

    Features

  • Sir Christopher Lee dies at 93

    The great British actor known for his roles in Dracula, The Wicker Man and The Lord of the Rings has died aged 93.

    Thursday, June 11, 2015

    Features

  • 10 great British summer films

    Temperatures are rising in Norfolk-set coming-of-age drama The Goob, the latest British bid for inclusion in the canon of great summertime movies.

    Thursday, May 28, 2015

    Lists

  • 50 shades: cinema’s greatest sunglasses

    Are Marcello Mastroianni’s sunglasses in Fellini’s 8½ the most stylish shades in film history? We think so, but there’s plenty of competition…

    Friday, May 1, 2015

    Features

  • 8½ films inspired by 8½

    Inspired by a case of creative block, Federico Fellini’s classic film about filmmaking has in turn inspired many homages and imitations. These are eight (and a half) of the best.

    Wednesday, April 29, 2015

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  • 10 great New York noirs

    With the classic thriller Cry of the City, filmed on the streets of Little Italy, back in cinemas, we take a walk on the wild side with 10 of the best film noirs set in New York.

    Thursday, April 16, 2015

    Lists

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