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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