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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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BFI's curator of silent film Bryony Dixon, composer Simon Dobson and Lieutenant Colonel Nick Grace OBE from the Royal Marine Band Service discuss the challenges of scoring the restored Great War film.

Jon Stewart Debate Talk image

“In the absence of reason, they weaponise idiocy.” The director and writer elaborate on the absurdities of torture and oppression.

Stephen La Rivière on Filmed in Supermarionation image

Thunderbirds puppeteers and voice actors join director Stephen La Riviѐre to discuss his documentary, Filmed in Supermarionation (2014).

Filmed in Supermarionation - Trailer image

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

Mr. Turner (Q&A) image

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.

Duke of Burgundy (Q&A) image

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

The Battles of Coronel and Falkland Islands image

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.

Mr. Turner Red Carpet Highlights image

At its festival premiere, director Mike Leigh, Timothy Spall and producer Georgina Lowe discuss their life of the great Romantic painter J.M.W. Turner.

Filmed in Supermarionation image

Directed by Stephen La Rivière

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

The Imitation Game Red Carpet Highlights image

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

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