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Great film has a new home. Yours. Welcome to BFI Player.

Available in the UK only. Featuring collections of cherished contemporary and classic films, hand-picked by the BFI from our renowned festivals, cultural programme and the BFI National Archive. We’re proud to bring to you our new video on-demand service, BFI Player. Take your seat for the finest that film has to offer – how about the sofa?

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“I kind of steal from everything.” Director Peter Strickland discusses his intoxicating drama The Duke of Burgundy.

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Directed by Walter Summers

This dramatic reconstruction of two decisive naval battles from the First World War is one of the finest films of the British silent era.

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Directed by Stephen La Rivière

The definitive documentary chronicling how Gerry and Sylvia Anderson pioneered their trademark animation style, ‘Supermarionation’.

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This dramatic reconstruction of two decisive naval battles from the First World War is one of the finest films of the British silent era.

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Highlights from the red carpet for the star-studded Opening Night Gala film, The Imitation Game.

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Directed by Peter Greenaway

Martin Freeman’s hearty turn as Rembrandt anchors one of Peter Greenaway’s most accessible films, charting the creation of the Dutch master’s key work, ‘The Night Watch’.

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Directed by Pawel Pawlikowski

The Best Film winner at the 2013 BFI London Film Festival is an exquisitely shot, moving drama about a Polish nun exploring her family past, from UK-based director Pawel Pawlikowski.

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Directed by Jim Jarmusch

Tom Hiddleston and Tilda Swinton star as ageless, blood-drinking lovers in Jim Jarmusch’s clever, funny and sexy vampire tale.

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Tom Hiddleston and Tilda Swinton star as ageless, blood-drinking lovers in Jim Jarmusch’s clever, funny and sexy vampire tale.

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Directed by Jim Jarmusch

Jim Jarmusch’s classic American indie is a bewitching blend of prison movie, poetic fable and comedy.

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