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Scorsese NYC!

It’s complicated: Martin Scorsese’s irresistible passion for the mean streets of his hometown show us not just the psyche of a city, but the soul of a nation.

By Leigh Singer

Scorsese NYC!
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Maurice Pialat: three steps to magic – a video essay

By Cristina Álvarez López and Adrian Martin

Maurice Pialat: three steps to magic – a video essay
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Roger Corman on making The Masque of the Red Death

Roger Corman on making The Masque of the Red Death
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Not in Kansas anymore: Warwick Thornton on Samson & Delilah

By Nick Bradshaw and So Mayer

Not in Kansas anymore: Warwick Thornton on Samson & Delilah
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Pasta as prologue: the Spaghetti House siege on film

By Charlie Shackleton

Pasta as prologue: the Spaghetti House siege on film
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What is neorealism?

By kogonada

What is neorealism?
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Critics’ talk: an introduction to anime (for BFI at Home)

By Michael Leader, Kambole Campbell and others

Critics’ talk: an introduction to anime (for BFI at Home)
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The long conversation: Richard Linklater on cinema and time

By :: kogonada

The long conversation: Richard Linklater on cinema and time
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BFI CEO Ben Roberts talks to Screen about navigating the ongoing COVID-19 crisis

BFI CEO Ben Roberts talks to Screen about navigating the ongoing COVID-19 crisis
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Tilda Swinton interviewed by Mark Kermode

Tilda Swinton interviewed by Mark Kermode
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Misbehaviour director Phillipa Lowthorpe and producer Suzanne Mackie

Misbehaviour director Phillipa Lowthorpe and producer Suzanne Mackie
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Bacurau directors Kleber Mendonça Filho and Juliano Dornelles

Bacurau directors Kleber Mendonça Filho and Juliano Dornelles
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Portraits of young women on fire: Céline Sciamma on female art, identity and intimacy

By Leigh Singer

Portraits of young women on fire: Céline Sciamma on female art, identity and intimacy
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Tilda Swinton receives a BFI Fellowship

Tilda Swinton receives a BFI Fellowship
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Tilda Swinton and Bong Joon Ho on Snowpiercer

Tilda Swinton and Bong Joon Ho on Snowpiercer
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Perspectives on Fellini discussion

Perspectives on Fellini discussion
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Michael Morpurgo and Ben Cookson on Waiting for Anya

Michael Morpurgo and Ben Cookson on Waiting for Anya
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Stephen Woolley, Michael Caton-Jones and the crew behind Scandal

Stephen Woolley, Michael Caton-Jones and the crew behind Scandal
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Federico Fellini: comic book superfan

Federico Fellini: comic book superfan
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Flipside at 40 – the label that celebrates British film oddities

Flipside at 40 – the label that celebrates British film oddities
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Bong Joon Ho’s rampaging metaphors – a video essay

By Luís Azevedo

Bong Joon Ho’s rampaging metaphors – a video essay
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Parasite director Bong Joon Ho and star Song Kang-ho

Parasite director Bong Joon Ho and star Song Kang-ho
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Kirk Douglas: Hollywood champ

By Philip Kemp and Leigh Singer

Kirk Douglas: Hollywood champ
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Fellini and fakery: the viral quote he never said, but sums up Il Maestro perfectly

Fellini and fakery: the viral quote he never said, but sums up Il Maestro perfectly
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Baghdad Central cast and crew Q&A

Baghdad Central cast and crew Q&A
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Tim Burton on working with Danny Elfman and scoring strangeness

Tim Burton on working with Danny Elfman and scoring strangeness
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Carol Morley on Federico Fellini’s Nights of Cabiria

Carol Morley on Federico Fellini’s Nights of Cabiria
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I Am (Not) a Monster director Nelly Ben Hayoun

I Am (Not) a Monster director Nelly Ben Hayoun
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Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché Q&A

Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché Q&A
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