BFI Southbank features exhibitions, free access to the Mediatecheque, watching a Kids film at BFI IMAX or enjoying other films kept in a Museum
BFI Southbank is home of the British Film Institute. It is formerly known as the National Film Theatre. The centre’s free features make it a perfect option for any film lovers looking for free things to do in London.
The British Film Institute also operates the BFI IMAX, the biggest cinema screen in the UK. It conducts internationally famous BFI London Film Festival, which takes place each October.
Films and Exhibitions at BFI Southbank
The BFI Southbank features ever-changing exhibitions, free access to the Mediatecheque, Movies or Films. The BFI has a ready-to-watch archive of nearly 3000 films and TV series. Simply log on at a viewing station and get reacquainted with old classics from London Town to Ab Fab.,
It provides you with the opportunity to view an incredible range of film, including early works of Alfred Hitchcock; an array of different events; and a film shop, which stocks a superb range of classic cinema from across the globe, including the works of such acclaimed directors as Federico Fellini, Michelangelo Antonioni, Francois Truffaut, Alfred Hitchcock, Akira Kurosawa, Orson Welles, Ingmar Bergman and Jean-Luc Godard.
BFI Southbank for Kids
Watching a Kids film at BFI IMAX or enjoying other films kept in a Museum will bring great joy for Kids. It’s one of the popular Family Attractions.
Address and nearest tube to BFI (British Film Institute) Southbank
Address: BFI Southbank, Belvedere Road, Southbank, London SE1 8XT. It is located in the Southbank Centre. See the location in Google Map
Telephone: 020 7928 3232
Nearest tube train and bus: Waterloo (South Bank exit), Embankment and Charing Cross (cross Hungerford Bridge to reach the South Bank). Bus- bus numbers 1, 4, 26, 68, 76, 77, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176, 188, 211, 243, 341, 381, 507, 521, RV1. Please use Journey Planner of Transport for London to see how to get here