An ex-drug addict reflects on life in and out of prison in this short by BAFTA-winner Lynne Ramsay, based on real accounts.
A ghostly boy returns from the grave to warn against reopening 'The Devil's Mine' in this spooky drama.
Ownership and displacement is chronicled in Patrick Keiller's fourth feature, which he explains here alongside an expert panel.
The introduction to the 54th BFI London Film Festival's Archive Gala presentation of The Great White Silence.
A panel of experts discuss the remarkable restoration of Herbert Ponting’s extraordinary record of Captain Scott’s ill-fated race to the South Pole.
Cannes prizewinner, about an ailing man revisiting his past, is a measured, lyrical evocation of mysterious beauty and quiet humanity.
Candid and lively chat with Helen Hunt and John Hawkes exploring a disabled man's decision to seek a sex surrogate
The director of Academy Award-nominated Timbuktu talks about his personal connection to the true story of quite rebellion against religious extremism.
Q&A for the Cannes award-winning biopic of British painter J.M.W. Turner, with director Mike Leigh, producer Georgina Lowe and star Timothy Spall.
“I kind of steal from everything.” Director Peter Strickland discusses his intoxicating drama The Duke of Burgundy.
The Best Film winner at the 2013 BFI London Film Festival was this exquisitely shot, moving drama about a Polish nun exploring her family past, from UK-based director Pawel Pawlikowski.
Tom Hiddleston and Tilda Swinton star as ageless, blood-drinking lovers in Jim Jarmusch’s clever, funny and sexy vampire tale.
Directed by Jim Jarmusch
Jim Jarmusch’s classic American indie is a bewitching blend of prison movie, poetic fable and comedy.
Extraordinary and exquisite views of life and landscape in Beijing during the late Qing dynasty.
Directed by Lukas Moodysson
A raucous coming-of-age comedy about three schoolgirls who form a punk band in 1982 Stockholm, from director Lukas Moodysson (Show Me Love).
Another giallo-inspired exercise in operatic violence from Belgian duo Hélène Cattet and Bruno Forzani, directors of the acclaimed Amer.
Directed by Jia Zhangke
Jia Zhangke’s state-of-the-nation report on contemporary China is comprised of four stories about shocking acts of violence.
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