Press contacts

Individual members of our press team look after different areas of BFI activity. Please check our frequently asked questions for our answers to common enquiries.

For all enquires not related to press please contact the switchboard on +44 (0)20 7255 1444 or visit our contacts page.

Judy Wells – Head of Press and PR

  • BFI press strategy – corporate, industry and consumer. Oversees the press office.

Emma Hewitt – Head of Press and PR (maternity cover)

  • BFI press strategy – corporate, industry and consumer. Oversees the press office.
  • T: +44 (0)20 7173 3256
  • Contact form

Tina McFarling – Media Advisor (corporate, partnerships and industry)

  • BFI Film Fund, Partnerships, Research and Statistics Unit and other Lottery funded activities.
  • T: +44 (0)20 7957 4797
  • Contact form

Brian Robinson – Communications Manager – Archive and heritage

  • BFI National Archive including Special collections and restoration, history of BFI, BFI Flare: London LGBT Film Festival.
  • T: +44 (0)20 7957 8940
  • Contact form

Jill Reading – BFI DVD and BFI Distribution Press Officer

  • BFI DVD releases, BFI theatrical releases, press screenings and review copies.
  • T: +44 (0)20 7957 4759
  • Contact form

Ilona Cheshire – BFI Southbank Press Officer

  • BFI Southbank seasons, BFI Southbank events.
  • T: +44 (0)20 7957 8986
  • Contact form

Liz Parkinson – BFI Southbank Assistant Press Officer

  • BFI Southbank seasons, BFI Southbank events.
  • T: +44 (0)20 7957 8918
  • Contact form

Caroline Jones – Press Officer (interim)

  • Century of Chinese Cinema
  • T: +44 (0)20 7957 8919
  • Contact form

Lucy Aronica – Press and PR Coordinator

  • General press enquiries, BFI London Film Festival and BFI Flare: London LGBT Film Festival press enquiries, press mailing lists, image requests, filming requests.
  • T: +44 (0)20 7957 4833
  • Contact form

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