63 videos featuring
Subjects: archive
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).
24 May 2012
Director Morgan Matthews, producer Liza Marshall and BBC Commissioning Editor Charlotte Moore discuss Britain in a Day, a self portrait of the United Kingdom filmed and submitted by members of the public on a single day.
14 May 2012
Director Francis Welch discusses his TV documentary The Ultimate Race.
3 May 2012
Curators and programmers join broadcaster Francine Stock to discuss the documentary output of the British Council, who produced over 125 cultural propaganda films celebrating 'Britishness' during the 1940s.
31 Jan 2012
William Raban discusses The Houseless Shadow.
5 Sep 2011
The launch of Screen Heritage UK took place in September 2011.
3 Aug 2011
As part of the Dirk Bogarde Season, Bogarde's seminal film Victim is discussed.
29 Jun 2011
Actor Jean Kent takes to the BFI Southbank stage to discuss her role in Caravan (1946).
6 Jun 2011
A panel discuss the remarkable rediscovery of British TV Drama in the Library of Congress.
18 May 2011
A panel of experts discuss the remarkable restoration of The Great White Silence (1924), Herbert Ponting’s extraordinary record of Captain Scott’s ill-fated race to the South Pole
6 May 2011
Film Professor Ian Christie introduces Kino, our landmark programme focusing on Russian film pioneers for a special event at BFI Southbank.
3 Apr 2011
Senior Programmer Brian Robinson discusses the history of the BFI London Lesbian and Gay Film Festival.
7 Feb 2011
The launch of the Tales from the Shipyard Season Launch at BFI Southbank.
3 Feb 2011
Documentary film maker Phil Collins talks about his installation: Marxism Today at BFI Southbank's Gallery.
15 Dec 2010
Derrick Knight discusses his groundbreaking portrayal of the rehabilitation of injured miners