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London's 11 Best Independent Cinemas

London's 11 Best Independent Cinemas

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Been to these Harry Potter locations in London?

Been to these Harry Potter locations in London?

Wizard walk.
London From The Air: Incredible New Drone Film

London From The Air: Incredible New Drone Film

Amazing close-ups of the capital.
Stanley Kubrick's London

Stanley Kubrick's London

Shooting locations and other tidbits.
See Harry Potter Accompanied By A Live Orchestra

See Harry Potter Accompanied By A Live Orchestra

A new way to watch classic films
Find Archive Film Footage Of Your Postcode

Find Archive Film Footage Of Your Postcode

BFI film map lets you explore.
The funniest TV quotes about London

The funniest TV quotes about London

From the shows set there.
London's Most Atmospheric Cinemas

London's Most Atmospheric Cinemas

Where the films aren't the only attraction.
The Best James Bond Scenes Set In London

The Best James Bond Scenes Set In London

Boat chases, explosions, people dropped down chimneys.
Where To Find Harry Potter In London

Where To Find Harry Potter In London

Magic stuff.
007 Suggestions For The Next James Bond

007 Suggestions For The Next James Bond

Craig’s list for replacements.
A Periodic Table Of London Films

A Periodic Table Of London Films

Crack the code, buy the print.
How London's Sex Comedies Saved British Cinema

How London's Sex Comedies Saved British Cinema

Forget Fifty Shades of Grey, see our history of raunchy 1970s flicks.
How To Live Free And Find Zen In London

How To Live Free And Find Zen In London

A London Short about living off the grid.
The 12 Dodgiest London Accents You’ll Ever Hear

The 12 Dodgiest London Accents You’ll Ever Hear

It's all pony an' trap you marpet.
How To Get Cheap Cinema Tickets In London

How To Get Cheap Cinema Tickets In London

Every day of the week.
Quiz: So You Think You Know... London's Romcoms

Quiz: So You Think You Know... London's Romcoms

Test your knowledge on classic boy-meets-girl comedies set in the capital.
Half Hearted

Half Hearted

Warning: This gritty London Short may be NSFW.
The Day Emmeline Pankhurst Was Imprisoned Inside Big Ben

The Day Emmeline Pankhurst Was Imprisoned Inside Big Ben

And when another suffragette hid in Parliament's broom cupboard.
The Very Best And The Bloody Worst Of Sir Michael Caine

The Very Best And The Bloody Worst Of Sir Michael Caine

We know a lot that a lot of people don’t.
Mind The Gap Tells The True Tale Of A Beloved Tube Announcer

Mind The Gap Tells The True Tale Of A Beloved Tube Announcer

London Shorts: showcasing short films about our city.
40 Photographers Create Record-Breaking Timelapse Of London

40 Photographers Create Record-Breaking Timelapse Of London

Crowd-sourced footage makes stunning video.
Big Dicks And Tight Trousers

Big Dicks And Tight Trousers

A dose of Friday comedy from London Shorts.
Bet You Don’t Know Which Language Renames London As Eine

Bet You Don’t Know Which Language Renames London As Eine

Sssh, it’s secret slang.
The London Of Legendary Director David Lean

The London Of Legendary Director David Lean

We look at the filmmaker’s capital connections.
A Tree On The Tube

A Tree On The Tube

Nature on the underground.
From First Date To Break Up In London With Kat & Dom

From First Date To Break Up In London With Kat & Dom

A moving London Short about love and loss.
Sex, Soho And True Friendship

Sex, Soho And True Friendship

A touching London short.
Alfred Hitchcock's London

Alfred Hitchcock's London

Studios, theatres, museums, pubs.
Story Of Notorious Stratford Pub Told In New Documentary

Story Of Notorious Stratford Pub Told In New Documentary

The Two Puddings, immortalised on film.
Watch 70 Years Of Newly-Released Archive Football Footage

Watch 70 Years Of Newly-Released Archive Football Footage

BFI makes historical and often hilarious films available to public.
Watch This Story Of A Man With Everyday Super Powers

Watch This Story Of A Man With Everyday Super Powers

A London Short for Pride in London.
6 London Music Biopics That Can't Fail

6 London Music Biopics That Can't Fail

Solid gold hits, every one.
See Behind The Scenes At London's New Harry Potter Exhibition

See Behind The Scenes At London's New Harry Potter Exhibition

Don't miss the fantastic new Harry Potter exhibition in Soho
The Regal Best And Dirty Worst Of Dame Helen Mirren

The Regal Best And Dirty Worst Of Dame Helen Mirren

From Roman orgies to her royal highness.
Watch Street Performers Battle It Out

Watch Street Performers Battle It Out

A Charlie Chaplin statue takes on a cocky busker.
Alan Bennett On Writing (And Living With) The Lady In The Van

Alan Bennett On Writing (And Living With) The Lady In The Van

Behind the scenes of the Camden-set film.
East End Gangsters Get Biblical

East End Gangsters Get Biblical

A London Short set in the 60s with echos of Salome.
Be Very Afraid As The BFI Unleashes 100 Public Information Films

Be Very Afraid As The BFI Unleashes 100 Public Information Films

And you thought the Tweenies were scary.
How A Street Piano Keeps The Community In Tune

How A Street Piano Keeps The Community In Tune

Music unites in this uplifting London Short.
Batman’s Batman: Posh Knob Or Cockney Hardman?

Batman’s Batman: Posh Knob Or Cockney Hardman?

The evolution of Alfred the butler.
Forget Pride And Prejudice And Zombies, These Are The Mash-Ups We Want To See

Forget Pride And Prejudice And Zombies, These Are The Mash-Ups We Want To See

Patience vs Migraine.
The Rise Of London’s Black Actors And Filmmakers

The Rise Of London’s Black Actors And Filmmakers

But how do we sustain this golden generation?
Suffragette City: The London Of Feminism's Foot Soldiers

Suffragette City: The London Of Feminism's Foot Soldiers

New film premieres today.
9 Ways To Kill James Bond In London

9 Ways To Kill James Bond In London

"No Mr Bond, I expect you to die."
A Short Film About Kebabs And Gang Crime

A Short Film About Kebabs And Gang Crime

A modern urban myth for you to chew on.
London Shorts: A Comprehensive Survey Of Historical Plaques In Shoreditch

London Shorts: A Comprehensive Survey Of Historical Plaques In Shoreditch

Your weekly dose of capital-centric short film.
How You Can Run Your Own Free Film Festival

How You Can Run Your Own Free Film Festival

A step-by-step online guide is now live.
Blue Plaque For Blue Movie Star

Blue Plaque For Blue Movie Star

Mary Millington's life commemorated on site of famous cinema.
London’s Biggest Fears In Film

London’s Biggest Fears In Film

Zombies to nuclear disaster.