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Culture

these portraits of the US opioid crisis are one of the best things to see this week

Read about Jordan Baumgarten’s Good Sick and everything else you need to watch, see and do in the next seven days.
Matthew Whitehouse
4.9.18
Culture

a celebration of queer cinema

From Moonlight winning Best Picture at the Oscars, to Netflix releasing important documentaries such as The Death and Life of Marsha P Johnson, queerness in film has never been better represented than right now. We spoke with three curators of LGBTQ...
Ben Reardon
7.11.17
Film

meet the the first lady of fishnets, patricia quinn

With a special screening of The Rocky Horror Picture Show and Shock Treatment taking place at London’s BFI tomorrow, we speak to the force of nature that is Patricia Quinn about Halloween, Magenta and how Rocky Horror invented punk.
Matthew Whitehouse
10.28.16
News

​british fashion council announce student scholarship winners

The new BA Scholarship provides financial support to undergraduate fashion students with potential.
Lula Ososki
4.15.16
Culture

the world may be changing but duggie fields remains so cool

With the BFI’s sold out celebration of his films set to take place tomorrow afternoon, we met with the kiss curled, Spock-browed master of Maximalism at home in his beloved Earls Court.
Matthew Whitehouse
3.25.16
Film

being young never changes

“A good evening for young people is much as it’s always been. It’s for being together with friends, dancing and shouting when you feel like it - things we’d all like to do”.
Oscar Rickett
10.12.15
Film

girlfriends: the feminist coming of age film you haven't heard of

How Claudia Weill’s cult classic inspired a generation of feminist filmmakers.
Stevie Mackenzie-Smith
9.3.15
News

john waters gets a season at the BFI

"Yikes, respectability…the final outrage!" 50 years of cinema from crown prince of filth is celebrated in London.
Colin Crummy
7.3.15
Film

peter strickland on his obsessive compulsive lens

We speak to the Duke of Burgundy director as the film is screened at BFI's Flare LGBT film festival.
Sophia Satchell Baeza
3.31.15
Film

do i sound gay? a documentary asks the question on many gay men’s lips

First time filmmaker David Thorpe went on a journey to discover what makes our voices sound 'gay' or 'straight'.
Colin Crummy
3.24.15
News

fancy an insight into film making with the BFI?

The BFI Future Film Festival is for aspiring movie makers and behind-the-scenes mavericks aged 15-25.
Colin Crummy
1.26.15
News

The London Film Festival opens tomorrow at the BFI

The London film festival opens tomorrow at the BFI.
i-D Team
10.7.14