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Film & TV

From Hancock To Boosh: London In Funny TV Quotes

From Hancock To Boosh: London In Funny TV Quotes

A list of laughs.
London From The Air: Incredible New Drone Film

London From The Air: Incredible New Drone Film

Amazing close-ups of the capital.
Taking a wand-er through Harry Potter's London

Taking a wand-er through Harry Potter's London

If only The Leaky Cauldron were real...
Stanley Kubrick's London

Stanley Kubrick's London

Shooting locations and other tidbits.
London's Most Atmospheric Cinemas

London's Most Atmospheric Cinemas

Where the films aren't the only attraction.
Find Archive Film Footage Of Your Postcode

Find Archive Film Footage Of Your Postcode

BFI film map lets you explore.
Impress your date at one of these awesome indie cinemas

Impress your date at one of these awesome indie cinemas

Picture-perfect picturehouses.
13 Secrets of Waterloo Bridge

13 Secrets of Waterloo Bridge

The 'noblest bridge in the world'.
Where To Find Harry Potter In London

Where To Find Harry Potter In London

Magic stuff.
The Best James Bond Scenes Set In London

The Best James Bond Scenes Set In London

Boat chases, explosions, people dropped down chimneys.
A Periodic Table Of London Films

A Periodic Table Of London Films

Crack the code, buy the print.
Agatha Christie's London

Agatha Christie's London

The Queen of Crime left her mark all over the capital.
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.
We've worked out where to get the cheapest cinema tickets in London

We've worked out where to get the cheapest cinema tickets in London

For those always on the lookout for a bargain
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.
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 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

We're still moved to tears by this London short film
40 Photographers Create Record-Breaking Timelapse Of London

40 Photographers Create Record-Breaking Timelapse Of London

Crowd-sourced footage makes stunning video.
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.
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.
Sex, Soho And True Friendship

Sex, Soho And True Friendship

A touching London short.
A Tree On The Tube

A Tree On The Tube

Nature on the underground.
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
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.
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.
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.
The London Of Legendary Director David Lean

The London Of Legendary Director David Lean

We look at the filmmaker’s capital connections.
Watch Street Performers Battle It Out

Watch Street Performers Battle It Out

A Charlie Chaplin statue takes on a cocky busker.
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.
East End Gangsters Get Biblical

East End Gangsters Get Biblical

A London Short set in the 60s with echos of Salome.
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.
Suffragette City: The London Of Feminism's Foot Soldiers

Suffragette City: The London Of Feminism's Foot Soldiers

New film premieres today.
Batman’s Batman: Posh Knob Or Cockney Hardman?

Batman’s Batman: Posh Knob Or Cockney Hardman?

The evolution of Alfred the butler.
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.
9 Ways To Kill James Bond In London

9 Ways To Kill James Bond In London

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

London’s Biggest Fears In Film

Zombies to nuclear disaster.