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See Harry Potter Accompanied By A Live Orchestra

See Harry Potter Accompanied By A Live Orchestra

A new way to watch classic films
Prince Leads The Free Film Revolution In Peckham

Prince Leads The Free Film Revolution In Peckham

Catch the world premiere of Powder’s Peckham
London From The Air: Incredible New Drone Film

London From The Air: Incredible New Drone Film

Amazing close-ups of the capital.
The Place Where The Leaky Cauldron Scene Was Shot

The Place Where The Leaky Cauldron Scene Was Shot

We knew London was magical, but this is ridiculous...
Stanley Kubrick's London

Stanley Kubrick's London

Shooting locations and other tidbits.
Find Archive Film Footage Of Your Postcode

Find Archive Film Footage Of Your Postcode

BFI film map lets you explore.
007 Suggestions For The Next James Bond

007 Suggestions For The Next James Bond

Craig’s list for replacements.
Where To Find Harry Potter In London

Where To Find Harry Potter In London

Magic stuff.
The BFG's Left Dream Jars All Over London... Can You Find Them?

The BFG's Left Dream Jars All Over London... Can You Find Them?

Time for a phizz-whizzing art trail.
The Best James Bond Scenes Set In London

The Best James Bond Scenes Set In London

Boat chases, explosions, people dropped down chimneys.
40 Photographers Create Record-Breaking Timelapse Of London

40 Photographers Create Record-Breaking Timelapse Of London

Crowd-sourced footage makes stunning video.
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.
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.
Lond Of The Rings: Images Of Middle Earth In The Capital

Lond Of The Rings: Images Of Middle Earth In The Capital

We've been dicking about in Photoshop.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Half Hearted

Half Hearted

Warning: This gritty London Short may be NSFW.
Big Dicks And Tight Trousers

Big Dicks And Tight Trousers

A dose of Friday comedy from London Shorts.
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.
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.
6 London Music Biopics That Can't Fail

6 London Music Biopics That Can't Fail

Solid gold hits, every one.
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.
No Longer Invisible: The Emergence Of London's East Asian Arts Scene

No Longer Invisible: The Emergence Of London's East Asian Arts Scene

And where to experience it.
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
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.
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.
Sex, Soho And True Friendship

Sex, Soho And True Friendship

A touching London short.
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.
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.
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.
Batman’s Batman: Posh Knob Or Cockney Hardman?

Batman’s Batman: Posh Knob Or Cockney Hardman?

The evolution of Alfred the butler.
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.
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.
Mary Poppins 2: What Can We Expect?

Mary Poppins 2: What Can We Expect?

Hopefully none of this.
9 Ways To Kill James Bond In London

9 Ways To Kill James Bond In London

"No Mr Bond, I expect you to die."
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.
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’s Biggest Fears In Film

London’s Biggest Fears In Film

Zombies to nuclear disaster.
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.
Watch Films About Londoners Who Like To Ride Their Bicycles

Watch Films About Londoners Who Like To Ride Their Bicycles

Freewheeling tales of the city.
Smell The Pork Crackling: An Immersive Film About The Ivy House Pub

Smell The Pork Crackling: An Immersive Film About The Ivy House Pub

How the community beat the developers to reclaim the local pub.