BFI London Film Festival


Martin Scorsese

Martin Scorsese talks “theme park films”, the Netflix trade-off, his de-ageing concerns

Legendary director delivers Bafta David Lean lecture in London.


Colombian thriller 'Monos' wins top prize at 2019 BFI London Film Festival

Meanwhile Mati Diop’s Atlantics wins Sutherland Award in First Feature Competition.

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Robert De Niro: comic book, tech-heavy films "another type of entertainment" to cinema

Actor regales BFI London Film Festival Screen Talk session with views on Trump, career highlights.

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Filmmakers challenged to raise game on climate change

International filmmakers told to create stories that engage broad audiences rather than preach to the converted at an LFF climate change panel.

The LFF industry high-end TV panel

‘The Crown’ producer Andy Harries admits SVoD concerns

Harries also discussed Peter Morgan’s reported Netflix deal.

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Film Constellation seals UK deals for ‘Family Romance LLC’, ‘Premature’, ‘Run’ (exclusive)

Werner Herzog’s ’Family Romance LLC’, his first Japanese-language film, is to be released in the UK by Modern Films.

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Fox Searchlight duo talk Disney takeover, streaming and turbulent times

Nancy Utley and Stephen Gilula on how they deal with changing film industry.

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“The film business is going to grow,” says FilmNation CEO Glen Basner

Film financing and sales supremo talks bespoke models and pressure of the big-ticket festival deal.

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Robert De Niro added to BFI London Film Festival talks

Oscar-winning actor heading to London with ‘The Irishman’.

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BFI London Film Festival reveals 2019 competition juries

Colette director Wash Westmoreland will lead the official competition jury.

'Little Joe'

BFI Distribution acquires ‘Little Joe’ for UK (exclusive)

Jessica Hausner’s sci-fi is set for UK release in February 2020.