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The best British TV of 2020, picked by BFI curators

Our team of curators pick some personal highlights from an extraordinary year in British television.

By Robin Baker, Josephine Botting and others

The best British TV of 2020, picked by BFI curators
Play for Today at 50

The lost Play for Todays we’ll never see

By Lisa Kerrigan

The lost Play for Todays we’ll never see
Britain on Lockdown

Britain on Lockdown: The online videos shaping the crisis #8

By Lisa Kerrigan

Britain on Lockdown: The online videos shaping the crisis #8
Britain on Lockdown

Britain on Lockdown: The online videos shaping the crisis #5

By Patrick Russell, Jez Stewart and others

Britain on Lockdown: The online videos shaping the crisis #5
BFI Recommends

BFI Recommends: Fan Fever

By Lisa Kerrigan

BFI Recommends: Fan Fever
Features

Inside broadcast: How TV has risen to the challenge of lockdown

By Lisa Kerrigan

Inside broadcast: How TV has risen to the challenge of lockdown
Lists

The best British TV of 2019

By Josephine Botting, Mark Duguid and others

The best British TV of 2019
Lists

The best British TV of 2018

By Ros Cranston, Bryony Dixon and others

The best British TV of 2018
Lists

The best British TV of 2017

By Bryony Dixon, William Fowler and others

The best British TV of 2017
Lists

The best British TV of 2017 so far

By Lisa Kerrigan, Josephine Botting and others

The best British TV of 2017 so far
Lists

The best British TV of 2016

By Steve Bryant, Ros Cranston and others

The best British TV of 2016
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The best British TV of 2016 so far

By Steve Bryant, Gosta Johansson and others

The best British TV of 2016 so far
Features

Carla Lane, 1928–2016

By Lisa Kerrigan

Carla Lane, 1928–2016
Lists

BBC Three switchover: 10 great programmes

By Lisa Kerrigan, Kathleen Luckey and others

BBC Three switchover: 10 great programmes
Features

The films that built Out of the Rubble

By Ros Cranston, Mark Duguid and others

The films that built Out of the Rubble
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The best British TV of 2015

By Steve Bryant, Gosta Johansson and others

The best British TV of 2015
10 great

10 great but forgotten TV documentaries of the 1950s and 60s

By Lisa Kerrigan, Steve Bryant and others

10 great but forgotten TV documentaries of the 1950s and 60s
Features

Provincial pleasures: eight evocative films of Northern Ireland

By Lisa Kerrigan

Provincial pleasures: eight evocative films of Northern Ireland
Lists

ITV at 60: five key programmes that launched Britain’s second TV channel

By Steve Bryant, Lisa Kerrigan and others

ITV at 60: five key programmes that launched Britain’s second TV channel
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Rarely seen British political campaigning films released on BFI Player – 10 to try

By Edward Anderson, Ros Cranston and others

Rarely seen British political campaigning films released on BFI Player – 10 to try
Lists

The 10 best British TV aliens

By Lisa Kerrigan, Jez Stewart and others

The 10 best British TV aliens
Features

Television without pity: Dennis Potter’s TV criticism

By Lisa Kerrigan

Television without pity: Dennis Potter’s TV criticism
10 great

10 great British films directed by women

By Jemma Desai, Selina Robertson and others

10 great British films directed by women
Lists

10 classics of British TV horror

By Lisa Kerrigan

10 classics of British TV horror
Features

Why I love... The Woman in Black

By Lisa Kerrigan

Why I love... The Woman in Black
10 great

10 great films on the underground

By Bryony Dixon, John Oliver and others

10 great films on the underground