British Film Institute

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Video, film & new media

Take five: Steve McQueen quintet crowns an art-centred London Film Festival

Turner Prize winner’s series led a programme that celebrated the electronic music pioneer Delia Derbyshire and explored an unlikely allegiance of artist and criminal

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Films

Victorians in pictures: British Film Institute digitises archive of over 500 early silent films

Conservation experts carefully cleaned the fragile and flammable nitrate film so each frame could be individually scanned

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Derek Jarman

Pandemonium as celebrations of Derek Jarman kick off

King’s College show opens events marking the 20th anniversary of the film-maker’s death

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Kazimir Malevich

Art on the big screen: The art and lives of prominent 20th century artists

Documentaries on Julio González and Kazimir Malevich are particularly striking, while the Claes Oldenburg and Jasper Johns films are less so

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Films

London. Cinema India: the Art of Bollywood

Bollywood comes to London