LONDON — The issue of diversity in film is set to be a key theme of this year's BFI London Film Festival (LFF). Both Festival Director Clare Stewart and BFI Chief Executive Amanda Nevill were quick…
When Australia's two most famous film critics, David Stratton and Margaret Pomeranz, sign off for the final time this week, they will have been beaming into the nation's living rooms for an…
LONDON — Icelandic singer Bjork will attend the U.K. premiere of concert movie “Bjork: Biophilia Live” at the BFI London Film Festival, alongside directors Peter Strickland and Nick Fenton. The film…
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BERLIN — The BFI London Film Festival, which announced on Monday that its 58th edition will run from Oct. 8-19, is looking to cement its strategic position in the award season calendar, and…
Opening and closing with a double dose of Tom Hanks — the European premieres of "Captain Phillips" and "Saving Mr. Banks" — the 57th BFI London Film Festival is set to give British audiences their…
The British Film Institute will award Christopher Lee its highest honor, the BFI Fellowship, it was announced Monday in London. Lee, who was knighted in 2009, has appeared in more than 250 films and…
The British Film Institute has hired former Bafta manager Tricia Tuttle to take on the newly created role of deputy head of festivals. Tuttle will be responsible for delivering the annual programs…
The Sundance Institute on Wednesday announced 19 jurors for five prizes at the 2013 fest, including former Fox chair Tom Rothman and multihyphenate Ed Burns on the dramatic panel and "Waiting for…
LONDON -- Harvey Weinstein will deliver the keynote address at the start of the 56th BFI London Film Festival Industry Program, it was announced Monday.
With all due respect, new fest director finds bold moves are beautiful
LONDON -- Under new director Clare Stewart, this year's London Film Festival will be shorter but will pack in an increased number of screenings in more venues.