Tuesday, January 24, 2017

BIFA Independents: Under the Shadow

As a mother and daughter struggle to cope with the terrors of the post-revolution, war-torn Tehran of the 1980s, a mysterious evil begins to haunt their home. Babak Anvari’s chilling Farsi-language horror film picked up three awards at this year’s BIFAs: Debut Director, Best Screenwriter (both for Babak Anvari) and Best Supporting actress for Avin … Continued

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Sunday, December 11, 2016

BIFA Independents: American Honey

On Sunday 11th December we screened four-time BIFA winner American Honey in over 20 cities around the UK.

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Tuesday, October 25, 2016

BIFA Presents: Burn Burn Burn

BIFA and Everyman present the premiere and cast and crew Q&A screenings of the 2015 BIFA nominated film Burn Burn Burn. As part of our commitment to supporting and championing the best of British film, we are thrilled to be bringing Chanya Button and Charlie Covell’s incredibly original, clever and funny road movie to audiences across … Continued

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Tuesday, June 28, 2016

BIFA Insider: The Lobster with Jacqueline Abrahams

An unconventional love story set in a dystopian near future where single people, according to the rules of the Town, are arrested and transferred to the Hotel. There they are obliged to find a matching mate in 45 days. If they fail, they are transformed into an animal of their choosing and released into the … Continued

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Monday, June 6, 2016

BIFA Insider: Dark Horse: The Incredible True Story of Dream Alliance

Dark Horse tells the larger than life true story of how a barmaid in a former mining village in South Wales bred a racehorse on her allotment that went on to become a champion. Join us at 19:00 on Monday 6th June to watch Dark Horse: The Incredible True Story of Dream Alliance. Livestreamed Q&A … Continued

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Tuesday, March 22, 2016

BIFA Insider: Kajaki: The True Story

Kajaki Dam, Afghanistan, 2006. A small unit of soldiers is dug into a ridge overlooking the dam. A three-man patrol sets out to disable a Taliban roadblock. In a dried out river bed at the foot of the ridge, one of the patrol detonates a land mine, blowing off his leg and setting into motion … Continued

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Tuesday, January 26, 2016

BIFA Insider: The Selfish Giant

A contemporary fable about two scrappy 13-year-old working-class friends in the UK who seek fortune by getting involved with a local scrap dealer and criminal, leading to tragic consequences.

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Sunday, December 13, 2015

BIFA 2015 Winning Film Screening

Ex Machina was the big winner at the Moët British Independent Film Awards on Sunday. The film won four awards: Best British Independent Film, Best Director and Best Screenplay for Alex Garland and Outstanding Achievement in Craft for its Visual Effects, by Andrew Whitehurst. With the support of the BFI through its Lottery funding for audience development, we are now giving audiences the chance to see … Continued

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Tuesday, November 10, 2015

BIFA Insider: Frank with Stephen Rennicks

Jon, a young wanna-be musician, discovers he’s bitten off more than he can chew when he joins an eccentric pop band led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank.

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Tuesday, September 22, 2015

BIFA Insider: ’71 with Chris Wyatt

A young and disoriented British soldier is accidentally abandoned by his unit following a riot on the deadly streets of Belfast in 1971. Director: Yann Demange Writer: Gregory Burke (screenplay) Stars: Jack O’Connell, Sam Reid, Sean Harris

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