Mar 26, 2018 rather than looking at js conflict or personality in any depth, they chooses to devote most of the short 80minute runtime towards the relationship between js sister, her boyfriend and his. Examples include young adult, colossal, and from last years bfi flare, heartland, which becks most resembles. The deepwater horizon oil spill was an industrial disaster that began on april 20, 2010, in the. Bfi flare at home invites you to experience selections from bfi flare. Loverboys resident movie maniac, fallon gold, gives us some of the highlights shes most excited about. Startling and subversive works from an inspirational figure in british cinema. The 100 best australian films of the new millennium filmink. Williams the pass at odeon leicester square and closes with. Bfi flare opens on 16th march 2016 with the world premiere of ben a. As well as being the closing night gala of the 2014 bfi flare festival, the film also picked up awards at such prestigious events as sundance and. Taking place from march 16th 27th at the nft on the south bank in london, this year flare. Bfi flare is about discovery we have five great programmers working on the lineup and this documentary is a good example of that.
Bfi film releases bfi london film festival bfi flare. Williams the pass at odeon leicester square and closes with catherine corsinis summertime at bfi southbank. One of this years breakout indie films, hot out of sundance. Tickets go on sale tomorrow wednesday february 26 for bfi members and on monday march 3 for everyone else, so seems a good time for a trawl through the programme. Bfi flare is celebrating lgbt cinema in a 10 day event with numerous events, film screenings and discussion panels. Sundanceberlin winner 52 tuesdays booked as closing film.
Feb 18, 2016 bfi flare london lgbt film festival releases full film slate. I would love to watch some films at the big bfi film festival they have in october. Celebrating the launch of bfi flare 2016 darren jones, katherine ellis, james kleinman, phil marriott. Feb 19, 2014 london lesbian and gay film festival becomes bfi flare. Film fest, bfi flare and the iris prize from cardiff. Newly rebranded as bfi flare, the festival now brings you a bfi player collection including features and shorts from current and previous festivals, alongside coverage of the latest talks and events to bring you closer to the experience, wherever you are. Its a festival that takes place every spring in london at bfi southbank and celebrated its 30th anniversary last year, which saw upward of 25,000 audience members attending screenings over the ten days of the festival. Billie, meanwhile is going through her own identity issues, documented in a series of frank, selfmade home. Casting a wide net with the bfi flare and spotlight a discussion on casting for the world wed like to see with casting directors nancy bishop, andy brierley and victor jenkins. A film guide that looks at 52 tuesdays 20, an australian comingofage drama about a sixteenyearolds weekly meetings with her mother. Spotlight were proud to be involved in the bfi flares casting a wide net panel yesterday. Bfi flare 2017 explodes like a glitter cannon across londons southbank next week.
Culture film 9 of the best films we saw at bfi flare. London lgbt film festival, formerly known as the london lesbian and gay film festival llgff, is the biggest lgbt film festival in europe. London lesbian and gay film festival becomes bfi flare. It began in 1986, as a season of gay and lesbian films at the national film theatre for two years, under the title gays own pictures, curated by peter packer of the tyneside cinema. Bfi flare reveals full 2018 programme, includes bpm. Jason barker is a transgender filmmaker who filmed his. But one event i really wanted to make was the bfi flare film festival. I have been to the bfi flare for years and absolutely love the quality and the selection of films screened every year and the vibe there. There isnt a trailer, or clips, for the film anywhere that i could find, anyway.
Then, i made my way to the bfi southbank centre where the entire festival was taking place. Bfi flare london lgbt film festival is at bfi southbank march 20 to 30. Bfi flare london lgbt film festival releases full film slate. Organised and run by the british film institute, all bfi flare screenings take place in the bfi southbank. This intelligent and formally inventive indie hit won sophie hyde a best director award at sundance and was a closing film at the bfi flare festival 2014. Bfi flare opens on 16 th march with the world premiere of ben a. One again the lgbt film festival didnt disappoint with a stunning array of movies, short films and documentaries.
The festival, which runs from wednesday 21 march to sunday 1 april, will include over 50 features. This year will be my first in attendance at bfi flare, europes biggest lgbt film festival. Bfi flare latest news, breaking stories and comment the. Theres a big gay film quiz to have a go at and year dot looks at intersections of identity, science and technology to coincide with the bfi flare scitech lab launching a training programme to address the lack of lgbtq presence in the media and games industries. Charlie lyne reexamines an important part of lgbt history in operation spanner documentary lasting marks. As weve been accustomed in the 32 previous editions, flare will bring to london the best in global contemporary queer cinema. Mar 19, 2018 bfi flare is about discovery we have five great programmers working on the lineup and this documentary is a good example of that.
Becks is the latest entry into a dramatic subgenre in which an adult prodigal daughter returns to her backwater hometown in a somewhat washedup situation. The almost oppressive familiarity is a weakness that prevents the film from becoming anything more than mediocre. London lgbt film festival launched its 30th anniversary programme on thursday 18 th february, a major landmark for one of the worlds longest running lgbt film events, and the pmkepodcast were there. Much like richard linklaters boyhood, 52 tuesdays was shot over an extended period of time a year of reallife tuesdays with nonprofessional actors working from a script that evolved during the shoot. Bfi flare london lgbt film festival releases full film. This intelligent and formally inventive indie hit won sophie hyde a best director award at sundance and was a closing film at the bfi flare. London lesbian and gay film festival becomes bfi flare film. Mar 27, 2017 culture film 9 of the best films we saw at bfi flare.
Our annual takeover of the bfi, a queer paradise full of film, fun and festivities. Casting a wide net with the bfi flare and spotlight. Williams the pass at odeon leicester square and closes with catherine corsinis summertime at bfi. New alan cumming film, others to premiere at london. I arrived in london after megabussing it from manchester bright and early on the last friday of the festival. Subsequent years have included additional categories. In 2014 the festival consisted of several sections or categories of films.
But the london lesbian and gay film festival has decided it is time for a change to make. An audio misadventure, the australian filmmaker who won the directing award. An audio misadventure and is heavily tipped to be one of this years indie breakout titles. But not being a bfi member, i didnt want to pin my hopes on being able to get tickets to films i wanted to see. Against the law starring daniel mays had its world premiere at the bfi flare london lgbt film festival on thursday 16 march at the bfi in london the film is a powerfully moving drama and intermixed throughout is reallife testimony from men who lived through those dark days, when homosexuals were routinely imprisoned or forced to undergo chemical aversion therapy in an attempt to cure them. I thought the flare film festival would be a quirky, more intimate alternative. Bfi flare reveals full 2018 programme, includes bpm beats. You will be redirected back to your article in 9 seconds back to indiewire news. The result is bfi flare london lgbt film festival, and its debut edition which would have been the 28th llgff runs from march 2030 at bfi southbank. Mario is a swissgerman language film english subtitles about two footballers who. World cinema dramatic at last years sundance film festival, 52 tuesdays is.
Rather than looking at js conflict or personality in any depth, they chooses to devote most of the short 80minute runtime towards the relationship between js sister, her boyfriend and his. Friday saturday sunday weekends monday tuesday wednesday thursday weekdays. Bfi flare latest news, breaking stories and comment. F ollowing the jump to the podcast form, the team at dmovies have been waiting for the right moment to strike again. Bfi flare bfi southbank, se1 8xt, se1 8xt london, united kingdom rated 4. Additional programming under the bfi flare tag is available at throughout the year. Ita an amazing place to be with friends and you get to some some very inspirational films. Tickets for the opening night screenings of lilting are subject to a ballot for bfi members. Sundance and berlin winning film 52 tuesdays opens in the uk from 7th. Lgbt film festival 2018 proved too good an opportunity to pass up on covering for all our dirty new listeners. Spring is in the air almost and with this comes gay films and the bfi flare london lgbt film festival. Seeing an array of films, from investigatory documentaries on americas southern lgbt community to a biopic on the queer icon oscar wilde. Dec 29, 2014 10 gay films that were amazing in 2014. This year flares online platform cinando was a new and welcome addition to the delegate experience, that negated the need to sit through and watch all the films we wanted at the delegates viewing gallery.
Part 1 of our roundup from londons lgbt film festival 21st march 2017 londons leading lgbt film festival bfi flare, now in its 31 st edition, runs from the 16 th 26 th march, featuring classic and contemporary cinema from across the globe. Were thrilled to present 52 tuesdays as our closing night film. Archived pdf from the original on 15 september 2012. London lgbt film festival launches its 30 th anniversary programme today, a major landmark for one of the worlds longest running lgbt film events. I promise you anarchy offers an occasionally thoughtprovoking glimpse into the lives of two young lovers diego hernandezs miguel carries the film well with a somewhat enigmatic central performance, and the grit and bustle of mexico city provides a promising backdrop for an engaging crime thriller or a biting romantic drama.63 1078 253 436 1208 887 844 858 1462 179 732 413 328 1110 664 1184 1021 1485 1301 1237 1491 999 953 1022 1475 891 705 415 1169 632 298 562 267 865 982 324 1319 733 608 1066 1345 436 731