Here you'll find a round up of all the added extras we like to give you to support our year-round programme of great films and events. You can click to read interviews and articles ahead of upcoming events at GFT, programme notes written by local film journalists, academics and post-graduates which support our screenings and seasons and see video and photo coverage of our events. We'll also have staff recommendations and reviews.
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- 26 NovWomen in Sci-Fi, the Teknowomen BlogTo coincide with our Teknowomen season, we decided to choose our favourite female sci-fi characters in film. Read this blog post →
- 25 NovProgramme Note: Stations of the CrossStations of the Cross is formally divided into fourteen chapters, each consisting of one shot, following fourteen year old Maria (newcomer Lea van Acken) as she prepares for confirmation. Read this blog post →
- 24 NovProgramme Note: 2001: A Space OdysseyIn 1968, when most people alive today – to steal Arthur C Clarke’s phrase – had not even been born, Stanley Kubrick made his acknowledged masterpiece. Experiencing it in 2014, perhaps for the first time and 42 years since the most recent manned Moon landiRead this blog post →
- 24 NovSerenity CompetitionWin the Firefly series on blu-ray!Read this blog post →
- 20 NovProgramme Note: Winter SleepAcross the past two decades, the landscape of Turkish cinema has seen the emergence of leading names onto the international film scene.Read this blog post →
- 19 NovUnsung Heroes in CinemaWith the release of The Imitation Game we take a look at some less well-known heroes in cinema.Read this blog post →
- 17 NovFive Picks for the French Film FestivalWe are now well into the 22nd edition of the French Film Festival. We pick out some highlights for the coming days.Read this blog post →
- 14 NovUpcoming GFT Player titlesThe Possibilities Are Endless and Eastern Boys coming soon.Read this blog post →
- 13 NovProgramme Note: The Imitation Game‘It’s a very important story that’s a tribute to being different and how essential it is to have people who think differently, not following a norm, in society… Turing faced a great injustice, but never compromised his ideals. And the world is better becaRead this blog post →
- 12 NovFive Great Films Set in SpaceAs the BFI Sci-Fi: Days of Fear and Wonder season continues, and the European Space Agency's Rosetta mission nears its objective, we take a look at some of the best films set in space.Read this blog post →