Original custodian of the Mitchell and Kenyon films of late Victorian and Edwardian Britain, the late Peter Worden was a film enthusiast with an indomitable passion for history.
As The Wicker Man celebrates its 40th anniversary, curator William Fowler count the wonders of this tale of paganism in the Scottish islands.
For those who relish the tang of salt air and tales of hazards on the high seas, here are five ports of call at this year’s BFI London Film Festival.
This year’s line-up boasts some of the most eagerly anticipated LGBT films in recent memory. Here’s a handful to get you started.
Period films bring the past back to life, giving us a colourful glimpse into lives from another era. Here are five to see at the 57th BFI London Film Festival.
Rediscovered underworld thriller Classe tous risques, starring Lino Ventura and Jean-Paul Belmondo, is not just up there with the best gangster films but also transcends its genre.