61 videos featuring
Subjects: music
26 Nov 2012
Actor and comedian Peter Serafinowicz introduces Stanley Donen's 1967 comedy Bedazzled as the film that inspired him. He also welcomes to the stage one of the film's stars, Eleanor Bron.
29 Oct 2012
Director John Landis introduces his Screen Epiphany, 2001: A Space Odyssey
10 Aug 2012
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).
20 Jul 2012
Musician Ice-T discusses his deeply personal journey through Hip Hop culture featuring interviews with Chuck D, Eminem, Dr Dre and Kanye West.
16 Jun 2012
Malik Bendjelloul discusses his documentary Searching for Sugar Man, following two South Africans as they set out to discover the fate of their musical hero.
15 Jun 2012
Director Penny Woolcock takes part in a Q&A about From the Sea to the Land Beyond, her poetic meditation on the British coastline, which features decades of footage from the BFI National Archive, with a score by rock band British Sea Power.
17 Apr 2012
BFI Creative Director Heather Stewart introduces The Genius of Hitchcock, our major project celebrating the work of the most influential and iconic British film director of all time.
12 Apr 2012
Writer and filmmaker Hanif Kureishi introduces Richard Lester's iconic 1960s mocumentary A Hard Days' Night.
1 Apr 2012
As a preview to Sonic Cinema's screening of Dario Argento's 1977 horror masterpiece, Suspiria, at BFI Southbank on 26th April, producer and DJ Fake Blood talks about providing an exclusive live soundtrack to the film.
31 Mar 2012
Patrik-Ian Polk, director of the LLGFF 2001 Opening Night film, Punks, is joined by cast member Jussie Smollett to talk about his much-anticipated third feature, The Skinny.
29 Mar 2012
Director Kieran Turner and musician Marc Almond talk about how they each discovered cult glam rocker Jobriath A.D., their regard for his underrated musical talent and their desire to bring him out of obscurity.
25 Mar 2012
Patty Schemel, drummer of the rock band Hole, discusses Hit So Hard, a documentary about her life that covers her coming out as gay.
24 Mar 2012
Director Alexandra-Therese Keining fields questions about Kiss Me.
3 Feb 2012
Director Adam Smith discusses his film Don't Think, a recording of The Chemical Brothers' headline set at the 2011 Fuji Rock Festival in Japan.
31 Jan 2012
William Raban discusses The Houseless Shadow.