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Dates announced for 38th BFI Flare: London LGBTQIA+ Film Festival

The 2024 edition of the UK’s largest queer film event will be presented from 13 to 24 March 2024.

Dates announced for 38th BFI Flare: London LGBTQIA+ Film Festival
Obituaries

Paul Watson obituary: British pioneer of fly-on-the-wall documentary

By Nick Bradshaw

Paul Watson obituary: British pioneer of fly-on-the-wall documentary
Interviews

“With art, you’re just out there ready to be criticised and that’s terrifying”: Savanah Leaf on Earth Mama

By Katie McCabe

“With art, you’re just out there ready to be criticised and that’s terrifying”: Savanah Leaf on Earth Mama
Features

In Prospero’s Room: the magick worlds of Derek Jarman and Powell and Pressburger collide at Prospect Cottage

By Brian Robinson

In Prospero’s Room: the magick worlds of Derek Jarman and Powell and Pressburger collide at Prospect Cottage
Lists

101 hidden gems: the greatest films you’ve never seen

101 hidden gems: the greatest films you’ve never seen
Reviews

Anselm: Wim Wenders’s innovative 3D documentary immerses the viewer in the art of Anselm Kiefer

By Katie McCabe

Anselm: Wim Wenders’s innovative 3D documentary immerses the viewer in the art of Anselm Kiefer
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The best Blu-rays and DVDs of 2023

By Kieron Corless

The best Blu-rays and DVDs of 2023
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The cast and creators of The Lazarus Project, including Paapa Essiedu, Caroline Quentin, Anjli Mohindra and writer Joe Barton, visit the BFI Southbank to talk about the second series of Sky's time travel thriller.

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