The British Film Institute presents the best global cinema on-demand:
From classic and contemporary films to the best of the BFI National Archive.

The Battles of Coronel and Falkland Island (Introduction)
The Battles of Coronel and Falkland Island (Introduction)

The Battles of Coronel and Falkland Island (Introduction) 2014

View film page

The Battles of Coronel and Falkland Island (Introduction) 2014

Close

This film is certified

Please confirm that you accept our terms of use.

Close

The Battles of Coronel and Falkland Island (Introduction) 2014

United Kingdom

BFI National Archive head curator Robin Baker introduces The Battles of Coronel and Falkland Islands (1927) at the 58th BFI London Film Festival. This beautifully restored silent, about two major WWI naval battles, features a new score by Simon Dobson, performed live by The Band of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines.

Collection

Inside the Festival 2014 Festival Archive Treasures

Released

2014

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

British Film Institute

Read lessRead more

Explore further

View Scoring The Battles of Coronel and Falkland Islands
Scoring The Battles of Coronel and Falkland Islands
Watch for free 7 mins

Scoring The Battles of Coronel and Falkland Islands 2014

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.

7 mins United Kingdom

Subscription

View All

Welcome to a new subscription service like no other.

>100s of hand-picked classics and critically-acclaimed films

>Critic Mark Kermode picks a must-see film every week

>No contract, cancel anytime

Cookies Policy

This website uses cookies, as explained in our Cookies Policy.

To accept the terms and hide this message please click 'I accept'.

I accept

Passionate about film? So are we…

Don't miss the email made for the in-the-know film fan:

New releases — on the same day as in cinemas Special collections & unheralded classics Exclusive news on discounts


Never ask | Ask me later