After winning Best Film at the London Film Festival, director Thomas Vinterberg speaks to Yahoo about his film and the future of film festivals.
“We made the film to be shown on the big screen," says Soul's co-director Pete Docter.
Shia LaBeouf and Zack Gottsagen explain how their new film had a very ‘different’ way of filming, which led to movie magic.
Lena Headey, Craig Roberts, Simon Bird and Aki Omoshaybi talk to Yahoo about putting another string to their cinematic bow.
This is a particular problem for British silent movies, for both their lack of sound and the way celluloid film is made.
The powerhouse acting duo were last on screen together in 'The Theory of Everything'.
Rian Johnson’s whodunit, “Knives Out,” has been named the London Film Festival‘s centerpiece American Express Gala film.
Peter Jackson reveals the most surprising thing he learned about World War I while making new documentary 'They Shall Not Grow Old'.
Tinge Krishnan, Wanuri Kahiu and Elizabeth Karlsen are just three of the talented women presenting at the annual celebration of cinema.
Lenny Abrahamson, London Film Festival's Official Competition jury president, says he's looking for a movie that incites passion.
Peter Jackson's 'They Shall Not Grow Old' has been created exclusively with original footage from Imperial War Museums’ film archive and audio from BBC archives.
The Fog, Escape From New York, Prince of Darkness, and They Live have all been lovingly restored in 4K using the original camera negatives giving audiences a chance to see the films looking better than ever.
Coogan and Reilly play the iconic comedy duo in this biopic focused on the end of their career as they toured Great Britain in 1953.
The 62nd BFI London Film Festival has announced its full programme, featuring a diverse selection of 225 feature films from both established and emerging talent. The 12 day celebration of cinema will be one of the first opportunities for audiences – both the UK public and film industry professionals – to see the very best new films from around the globe.This year, the Festival will host 21 World Premieres, 9 International Premieres and 29 European Premieres, so with so many films to choose from, where do you begin?We’ve distilled this year’s stellar festival line up down to 20 of the most exciting films on offer. From genuine Oscar contenders, to films from the hottest upcoming British talent, this year’s LFF has it all.For the full line up, and to find out how to buy tickets head to whatson.bfi.org.uk/lff/.Read moreThe most miscast movie rolesDirectors who married their actors
The world premiere of Chan-wook Park’s first television series, “The Little Drummer Girl,” will take place at the BFI London Film Festival, alongside U.K. premieres for the latest films from acclaimed filmmakers Luca Guadagnino, Alfonso Cuaron and the Coen brothers. The festival will also feature an increased representation of female filmmakers, with three of its […]
The film marks a return to the festival for Wheatley after closing the 2016 festival with the European Premiere of Free Fire.
The BFI London Film Festival has set Steve McQueen’s heist movie “Widows” as its opening night gala film. The movie packs a star-power punch for LFF’s opening, with a cast that includes Oscar winner Viola Davis, Liam Neeson, Elizabeth Debicki, and “Get Out” star Daniel Kaluuya. The film follows the wives of a gang of armed robbers […]
The 61st BFI London Film Festival has announced its full lineup for the 2017 festival. Running October 4-16, the festival will screen 242 films with 29 world premieres, 8 international premieres and 34 European premieres. There will be on-stage Q&As with talent including Julian Rosefeldt & Cate Blanchett, David Fincher, Ian McEwan and Takashi Miike. In addition to the already announced opener and closer ( <em>Breathe</em> and <em>Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri</em> respectively)…
Love story “Breathe,” Andy Serkis’ directorial debut, is set to open the BFI London Film Festival with its European premiere. The “Lord of the Rings” actor’s production company The Imaginarium made the movie, which is based on the story of Imaginarium co-founder Jonathan Cavendish’s parents. It follows Robin Cavendish, played by Andrew Garfield (“Hacksaw Ridge”),... <a href="http://variety.com/2017/film/news/andy-serkis-breathe-london-film-festival-1202481595/" title="Read Andy Serkis’ ‘Breathe’ to Open London Film Festival">Read more »</a><img src="http://media.zenfs.com/en_US/Entertainment/Variety/pc17#038;c26035310#038;c310000#038;cv2.0#038;cj1" class="editorial"/>
Nate Parker, the director, writer and star of “The Birth of a Nation,” will be among the guests at the 60th BFI London Film Festival, threatening to inject a note of controversy into the October event. The announcement Thursday of Parker’s participation comes amid a heated debate in the U.S. concerning an allegation of rape... <a href="http://variety.com/2016/film/global/nate-parker-bfi-london-film-festival-the-birth-of-a-nation-1201849933/" title="Read Nate Parker to Attend BFI London Film Festival with ‘The Birth of a Nation’">Read more »</a><img src="http://media.zenfs.com/en_US/Entertainment/Variety/pc17#038;c26035310#038;c310000#038;cv2.0#038;cj1" class="editorial"/>
The 59th London Film Festival kicks off in the capital tonight, giving movie buffs a chance to see some of the best unreleased films, classics, documentaries, shorts and world cinema. Among this year’s hot tickets is screenwriter Abi Morgan’s ‘Suffragette’, which launches the festival with a celebrity gala tonight, including appearances from Brendan Gleeson, Ben Whishaw and Sam West. Telling the story of the struggle for women’s suffrage at the turn of the 20th century, it stars also Carey Mulligan, Meryl Streep and Helena Bonham Carter.
With the announcement of the films for the upcoming 59th London Film Festival, they include Studio Ghibli’s ‘When Marnie Was There’ and Mamoru Hosoda’s ‘The Boy and the Beast’, to the delight of UK-based anime fans.
The full line-up for this year’s London Film Festival has been released and it’s already looking like a star-studded event to remember. Taking place across London on 7-18 October, the 59th BFI London Film Festival boasts new films from Johnny Depp, Meryl Streep, and Cate Blanchett and will open with the European premiere of period drama ‘Suffragette’. The European premiere of Danny Boyle’s ‘Steve Jobs’ will close the festival. Based on the best-selling Walter Isaacson biography of the tech guru, ‘Steve Jobs’ stars Michael Fassbender in the title role alongside Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen, and Jeff Daniels.