Tag: BFI

The Boy From Space (1971) (DVD review).

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The Boy From Space (1971) (DVD review).

‘The Boy From Space’ is a BBC educational series which first appeared in the 70s and was then rehashed in the 80s in a much more substantial format. Its purpose was to educate children and help them to read and write. By all accounts, it was a very successful project and many people, especially of […]

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The BFI takes a giant leap into: SCI-FI: DAYS OF FEAR AND WONDER

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The BFI takes a giant leap into: SCI-FI: DAYS OF FEAR AND WONDER

The BFI takes a giant leap into: SCI-FI: DAYS OF FEAR AND WONDER   OCTOBER 2014 – DECEMBER 2015 (Previews from AUGUST) With Professor Brian Cox, Peter Capaldi, Gareth Edwards, Terry Gilliam, Dominic Sandbrook, Gary Lockwood, Keir Dullea, Mike Hodges, Lauren Beukes, Shane Carruth, Brian Blessedand many more… In collaboration with the BBC, BFI Film […]

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New Vampire Cinema by Ken Gelder (book review).

December 18, 2012 | By | Reply More
New Vampire Cinema by Ken Gelder (book review).

Ah, vampires. Can love them but can’t bite them, although they can bite you. Author Ken Gelder, with his book ‘New Vampire Cinema’, points out that there are too many vampire films to catalogue them all here and chooses only to examine a select few modern ones as an important aspect of the cinema. His […]

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