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BFI Flare: London LGBTQIA+ Film Festival 2024

Our springtime celebration of queer cinema is back! We can’t wait to welcome you to discover the best in contemporary LGBTQIA+ cinema from around the world – 13 to 24 March 2024.

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BFI Replay

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The Greatest Films of All Time issue

Once a decade the magazine asks critics to select the best films ever made. Explore the results in a special edition.

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Features and reviews

Where to begin

Where to begin with Radu Jude

As his latest no-holds-barred satire on modern life arrives in cinemas, we get you up to the breakneck speed of Romanian provocateur Radu Jude.

By Miriam Balanescu

Where to begin with Radu Jude
Festivals

Suspended Time: an affectingly vulnerable lockdown chronicle

By Nicolas Rapold

Suspended Time: an affectingly vulnerable lockdown chronicle
Festivals

A Different Man: a discomfiting but darkly hilarious story of a man with two faces

By Jessica Kiang

A Different Man: a discomfiting but darkly hilarious story of a man with two faces
Reviews

Dune: Part Two: an impressive sci-fi war saga

By Kim Newman

Dune: Part Two: an impressive sci-fi war saga
Festivals

Janet Planet: Annie Baker’s warm, understated portrayal of a mother-daughter relationship

By Lou Thomas

Janet Planet: Annie Baker’s warm, understated portrayal of a mother-daughter relationship
5 things to watch

5 things to watch this weekend – 1 to 3 March

By Sam Wigley

5 things to watch this weekend – 1 to 3 March
Interviews

“I love any animation style that’s got a tactile feel to it”: talking to Harry Plowden, a new voice in British animation

By Jez Stewart

“I love any animation style that’s got a tactile feel to it”: talking to Harry Plowden, a new voice in British animation
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Events

BFI Fellow and internationally acclaimed filmmaker Christopher Nolan discusses his hugely successful career.

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