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BFI London Film Festival announces virtual 2020 edition

1 month ago   |   By Little White Lies

As the ever-present threat of a global pandemic has made group gatherings in contained spaces all but impossible, film festivals have had no choice but to throw out the playbook and start from scratch. Programming directors must answer the existential question of what a week of tribute to the movies might look like without the act of going to the movies, and BFI London Film Festival is ready to take a crack at the quandary.
The festival has today laid out an ambitious plan to overhaul this year's edition, with virtual screenings bringing buzzy premieres from the red carpet to your living...
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BFI London Film Festival to combine virtual and physical screenings for 2020 edition

BFI London Film Festival to combine virtual and physical screenings for 2020 edition

1 month ago   |   By NME

The BFI London Film Festival will run as a combination of virtual and physical screenings for the 2020 edition of the event, owing to limitations posed by the ongoing coronavirus crisis.
The festival, which takes place from October 7-18, 2020 will host 50 virtual premieres and 12 previews of upcoming films held in theatres. Each of the 50 virtual premieres will play at a set time and feature additional elements including talent Q&As.
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BFI London Film Festival expands its online offering in response to pandemic

BFI London Film Festival expands its online offering in response to pandemic

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

The BFI London Film Festival will feature both online and cinema screenings in its most accessible edition yet.
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BFI London Film Festival announces new virtual format for 'accessible' 2020 edition

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

BFI London Film Festival has announced a new format for its 2020 edition, which is due to take place from October 7-18.
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