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BFI Future Film Festival announces 2021 dates

The 14th BFI Future Film Festival will run 18-21 February 2021, with a free festival programme available online globally to aspiring filmmakers aged 16 to 25.

BFI Future Film Festival announces 2021 dates
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Wong Kar Wai season coming to BFI Player and the ICA’s Cinema 3 throughout February 2021

Wong Kar Wai season coming to BFI Player and the ICA’s Cinema 3 throughout February 2021
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How to make the most of film from home — updated weekly

How to make the most of film from home — updated weekly
Obituaries

Joan Micklin Silver made her own film ground

By Carrie Rickey

Joan Micklin Silver made her own film ground
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Over 200 independent cinemas supported through the Culture Recovery Fund this Christmas

Over 200 independent cinemas supported through the Culture Recovery Fund this Christmas
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Young Audience Content Fund greenlights further production and development awards

Young Audience Content Fund greenlights further production and development awards
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BFI FAN Exhibition Fund awards over £750k to UK exhibitors to support diverse programming and bring back audiences

BFI FAN Exhibition Fund awards over £750k to UK exhibitors to support diverse programming and bring back audiences
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Sight & Sound: the Winter 2020-21 issue

Sight & Sound: the Winter 2020-21 issue
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British Independent Film Awards 2020: the nominations in full

British Independent Film Awards 2020: the nominations in full
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Bowie: Starman and the Silver Screen – season details announced

Bowie: Starman and the Silver Screen – season details announced
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The week ahead on BFI at Home: Max Richter and Yulia Mahr, and Crip Camp and County Lines Q&As

The week ahead on BFI at Home: Max Richter and Yulia Mahr, and Crip Camp and County Lines Q&As
Festivals

With its cinemas closed, Thessaloniki’s 61st film festival opened some virtual doors

By Georgia Korossi

With its cinemas closed, Thessaloniki’s 61st film festival opened some virtual doors
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BFI Southbank programme highlights for December 2020 and January 2021

BFI Southbank programme highlights for December 2020 and January 2021
Obituaries

Soumitra Chatterjee was Satyajit Ray’s bona fide Bengali

By Andrew Robinson

Soumitra Chatterjee was Satyajit Ray’s bona fide Bengali
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The week ahead on BFI at Home: Mark Kermode Online in 3D, Jed Mercurio and Terry Gilliam

The week ahead on BFI at Home: Mark Kermode Online in 3D, Jed Mercurio and Terry Gilliam
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2020 Grierson Documentary Awards: the winners in full

By Steven Foxon

2020 Grierson Documentary Awards: the winners in full
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Heart-warming children’s film to premiere across public broadcasters on winter solstice

Heart-warming children’s film to premiere across public broadcasters on winter solstice
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The week ahead on BFI at Home: Oliver Stone in conversation and His House panel discussion

The week ahead on BFI at Home: Oliver Stone in conversation and His House panel discussion
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BFI invests over £900k in 15 new animation projects

BFI invests over £900k in 15 new animation projects
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BFI cultural programme highlights now available online throughout period of national restrictions

BFI cultural programme highlights now available online throughout period of national restrictions
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Mogul Mowgli to be released digitally on 6 November

Mogul Mowgli to be released digitally on 6 November
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New BFI Blu-ray/DVDs announced for early 2021

New BFI Blu-ray/DVDs announced for early 2021
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The week ahead on BFI at Home: His Dark Materials online events and Rebecca director Ben Wheatley in conversation

The week ahead on BFI at Home: His Dark Materials online events and Rebecca director Ben Wheatley in conversation
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BFI awards over £470k to UK sales companies impacted by COVID-19

BFI awards over £470k to UK sales companies impacted by COVID-19
Obituaries

Sean Connery’s code-red allure

By David Thomson

Sean Connery’s code-red allure
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Sight & Sound: the December 2020 issue

Sight & Sound: the December 2020 issue
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Unheralded champions of the arts sector celebrated in unique photography project

Unheralded champions of the arts sector celebrated in unique photography project
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“We’re on a war footing”: independent cinemas stand their ground against the pandemic

By Charles Gant

“We’re on a war footing”: independent cinemas stand their ground against the pandemic
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His Dark Materials online events announced by BFI & Radio Times Television Festival

His Dark Materials online events announced by BFI & Radio Times Television Festival
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