BFI’s Century of Chinese Cinema continues; including classic Farewell My Concubine

Chinese Cinema FIA Century of Chinese Cinema: New Waves. Part four of the BFI’s unprecedented look at A Century of Chinese Cinema examines how a new generation of art house masters from the Mainland, Hong Kong and Taiwan emerged from the shadows of the Cultural Revolution to inspire audiences worldwide. Continue reading “BFI’s Century of Chinese Cinema continues; including classic Farewell My Concubine”

BFI Yearbook shows UK film buoyant in 2013, box office exceeds £1 billion third year in row

BFI LogoThe 2014 BFI Statistical Yearbook shows UK film is a leading player in a highly competitive global industry, with a UK industry turnover of £7.3 billion, an 11% share of the global box office, UK box office receipts in excess of £1 billion for the third successive year. Continue reading “BFI Yearbook shows UK film buoyant in 2013, box office exceeds £1 billion third year in row”