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LGBTQIA+ films from the UK

40 films

Few countries can rival the UK when it comes to making great and diverse queer films. This may come as…

  • The Boys in the Band
  • Sunday Bloody Sunday
  • Torch Song Trilogy
  • Amazing Grace
  • Jeffrey

Great Jewish LGBTQIA+ films

20 films

Some of the best Jewish and Israeli queer films, almost exclusively directed by Jewish filmmakers. Read more.

  • Mädchen in Uniform
  • Girls' Club
  • Caged
  • Olivia
  • Picnic at Hanging Rock

41 sapphic films to watch this Pride

41 films

What are you watching this Pride?

  • Sweetheart
  • I Am Samuel
  • Two of Us
  • End of the Century
  • Vita & Virginia

Queer films now streaming on BFI Player

57 films

Here are the pioneers, the iconoclasts, the brave - from landmark LGBTQIA+ portraits to the next generation of queer classics.…

  • Michael
  • Mädchen in Uniform
  • Fireworks
  • Rope
  • Song of Love

100 great LGBTQIA+ films

100 films

Celebrate Pride with these great LGBTQIA+ titles from around the world.

  • Zulu
  • The Ipcress File
  • Alfie
  • The Italian Job
  • Get Carter

The films that made Michael Caine an icon

10 films

Get Carter returns to cinemas 27 May 2022, newly restored in 4k.

  • Funeral Parade of Roses
  • Farewell My Concubine
  • The Wedding Banquet
  • East Palace, West Palace
  • Happy Together

Great LGBTQIA+ films from East and Southeast Asia

34 films

A selection of queer short and feature films from East and Southeast Asian filmmakers.

Watch Queer East's shorts programme on…

  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
  • Sherlock, Jr.
  • The Passion of Joan of Arc
  • Journey to Italy
  • Daisies

Films under 90 minutes streaming on BFI Player

27 films

When time matters, these films get it done. Start watching today.

  • Throne of Blood
  • H-8...
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream
  • The Love Game
  • Lola

Every BFI London Film Festival opening night film

68 films

Travel back through the years with our list of the opening night films of the BFI London Film Festival!

During…

  • A Trip to the Moon
  • The Kid
  • King Kong
  • A Day at the Races
  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

65 films to see by age 15 - BFI

65 films

Created in collaboration with BFI Education, Into Film and over 70 international film educators, producers, teachers, authors and critics. Read…

  • Paris Is Burning
  • No, or the Vain Glory of Command
  • Close-Up
  • King of New York
  • GoodFellas

90 great films of the 1990s

90 films

One decade. 90 films. One film per director. Read more

  • Suspense.
  • Dr. Mabuse, the Gambler
  • The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog
  • M
  • The Most Dangerous Game

100 essential thrillers

100 films

A selection of some of the best thrillers ever made. Read more