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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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Features and reviews

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Cannes Critics’ Week opener Àma Gloria to be released by the BFI in UK and Ireland on 7 June

Àma Gloria is based on director Marie Amachoukeli’s own childhood experience of being looked after by a Portuguese woman who worked in her apartment building.

Cannes Critics’ Week opener Àma Gloria to be released by the BFI in UK and Ireland on 7 June
Festivals

Abiding Nowhere: a beautiful addition to Tsai Ming-liang’s Walker film series

By Nick James

Abiding Nowhere: a beautiful addition to Tsai Ming-liang’s Walker film series
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Pepe: Pablo Escobar’s philosophical hippo takes viewers on a radically inventive journey

By Jonathan Romney

Pepe: Pablo Escobar’s philosophical hippo takes viewers on a radically inventive journey
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Spring 2024 highlights at BFI Southbank and BFI IMAX: seasons dedicated to Gene Tierney, Italian neorealism, Lindsay Anderson and Víctor Erice

Spring 2024 highlights at BFI Southbank and BFI IMAX: seasons dedicated to Gene Tierney, Italian neorealism, Lindsay Anderson and Víctor Erice
Festivals

10 to see at Glasgow Film Festival 2024

By Josh Slater-Williams

10 to see at Glasgow Film Festival 2024
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UK Global Screen Fund renews support of European Solidarity Fund for Ukrainian Films

UK Global Screen Fund renews support of European Solidarity Fund for Ukrainian Films
Festivals

Architecton: a daunting look at the rubble of our existence

By Nicolas Rapold

Architecton: a daunting look at the rubble of our existence
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BFI Fellow and internationally acclaimed filmmaker Christopher Nolan discusses his hugely successful career.

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