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Valentine's at the BFIComedian Miranda Hart chose a film and a meal at the BFI as her 'best place for a first date' and it's easy to see why. At the BFI this February 14th you can immerse yourself in some classic silver screen romance with two films from the Golden Age of Hollywood, 1938's Bringing up Baby and The Philadelphia Story, both starring Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant. BFI Flare presents two LGBT features, Cloudburst, the endearing story of two women in their 70's and their journey to getting married and Plan B, an enchanting story of unexpected love in the 21st century. Eric Rohmer delves into the complicated side of love in My Girlfriend's Boyfriend and explores what happens when you fall for the wrong person.

 

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Future Film Labs: ProductionFuture Film Labs: ProductionLiterary & Education, Film Workshop.2017-09-02T12:30:00+01002017-09-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
BFI Southbank,   Belvedere Road  South Bank    SE1 8XT
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BFI London Film FestivalBFI London Film FestivalBFI London Film FestivalLondon rolls out the red carpet for the BFI London Film Festival this October, with a wealth of A-list stars in attendance for premieres of their films. This year's programme is yet to be announced but last year saw Nicole Kidman, Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner and Lupita Nyong'o attend. As well as the glitzy red carpet glamour and opening gala razzmataz2017-10-04T00:00:00+01002017-10-15T00:00:00+0100 Where:
BFI Southbank,   Belvedere Road  South Bank    SE1 8XT
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event > Film Events > Film festivals & seasons
DATES  4th to 15th October 2017
VENUE  BFI Southbank 
London rolls out the red carpet for the BFI London Film Festival this October, with a wealth of A-list stars in attendance for premieres of their films. This year's programme is yet to be announced but last year saw Nicole Kidman, Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner and Lupita Nyong'o attend. As well as the glitzy red carpet glamour and opening gala razzmataz... More about this event
 
 

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