Celebrated screenwriter Paula Milne visits BFI Southbank to coincide with a season of her television work. In this onstage Q&A she discusses her formative years writing scripts for Coronation Street, as a lone Southern woman among a group of Northern men.
How does a composer write a score for a silent film? BFI Head Curator Robin Baker interviews composer Nitin Sawhney about the latter's music for our new restoration of Alfred Hitchcock's The Lodger (1926).
Director Patricio Guzmán discusses his highly acclaimed and very personal documentary Nostalgia for the Light. Guzmán describes his first visit to Chile's Atacama desert, the location which inspired and is central to the film.
After a screening of The Bruce Lacey Experience, a new documentary by Nick Abrahams and Jeremy Deller about the influential, eccentric artist and filmmaker, the directors and Lacey are interviewed at BFI Southbank.