BRITISH FILM INSTITUTE

  • 'Celluloid Man' premiers in London, Nair gets Lifetime award July 7, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Celluloid Man', an ode to Indian film archivist P K Nair will premiere today at the prestigious British Film Institute (BFI) in London, where he will also be conferred a Lifetime Achievement Award. The Shivendra Singh Dungarpur directed film presented at the BFI in association with the South...
  • Hitchcock's 'Vertigo' tops the greatest movies poll August 2, 2012

    New York: Alfred Hitchcock has finally usurped Orson Welles. Hitchcock's 'Vertigo' took the top spot in the 10 greatestmoviesever list compiled by Sight and Sound, ending the 50yearlong run for Welles' 'Citizen Kane'. The magazine, published by the British Film Institute, surveys international film critics every decade. 'Citizen Kane' slid to...
  • Bollywood meets Britain at film fest October 19, 2006

    London: For the next two weeks London will talk, watch and breathe cinema. The 50th Times British Film Institute film festival kickstarted on Wednesday evening at London's Leicester square. In all 180 features and 130 short films from 48 countries will be shown at various venues across the city over...