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BFI Thriller

Who can you trust? A season of thrillers in cinemas nationwide, at BFI Southbank and on BFI Player.

October-December 2017

Suspense, anxiety and paranoia – films that get the pulse and mind racing. This autumn the BFI presents a nail-biting season at BFI Southbank, on BFI Player and in selected venues across the UK.

From political conspiracy, espionage, paranoia and racial politics to erotic thrills, femme fatales and fake news, we ask the question: Who Can You Trust?

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  • The Silence of the Lambs

    The Silence of the Lambs

    An FBI agent requires help from a psychopath in order to catch a serial killer in this Oscar®-laden classic thriller.

  • North by Northwest

    North by Northwest

    Perhaps Hitchcock’s most consistently entertaining movie, this romantic thriller comprises many of his most memorable set-pieces. A must-see on the big screen.

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