Mark your calendars for the year’s biggest cinematic event! From October 4 to 15, 2023, the BFI London Film Festival will return, featuring the best in films, series, and immersive storytelling. This festival allows everyone to enjoy the wonder of the moving picture, with venues across London, the UK, and on BFI Player.
Dive into a world of creativity and inspiration as the festival showcases a variety of genres, including fiction, documentary, animation, and artists’ moving images. Explore the fascination of short films, newly restored classics, and compelling international pieces that go beyond traditional storytelling.
With 92 countries represented, this year’s program promises to be an international feast of cinematic greatness. Expect highly anticipated debuts from renowned LFF alumni filmmakers, as well as innovative and captivating voices from a new generation of international auteurs.
The celebrations, however, don’t end with the screenings. Enjoy the exciting roster of LFF for Free activities at BFI Southbank over the course of 12 action-packed days. Explore immersive storytelling experiences throughout London and watch free short films on BFI Player, which is available from anywhere in the UK.
BFI London Film Festival 2023 Trailer
‘It’s in the spirit of sharing that we present this heartfelt cinematic mixtape to you. In a world where the next stressful encounter often feels like it’s moments away, come join us and take temporary cover under this wondrous blanket of art, and re-enter the world a little bit refreshed and excited by a new burning obsession that you can’t wait to share.’Kristy Matheson, BFI London Film Festival Director
For more information, visit: whatson.bfi.org.uk/lff/Online