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The British Silent Film Festival returns to Leicester in 2015

According to the website of the Phoenix independent cinema in Leicester, the British Silent Film Festival is moving back northwards this year! The BSFF began in the East Midlands town back in 1998 and has subsequently been based at the Barbican and the Cinema Museum in London, in Cambridge and Nottingham. 372 more words

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Sight & Sound July 2014

A double appearance for me in S&S this month: singing the praises of Betty Balfour et al in the Primal Screen column with a report from the… 14 more words


British Silent Film Festival: 2014 style

Just like last year, the British Silent Film Festival hits London town, but not in its traditional form. Very much as was the the case last year, actually, the festival proceeds in a slightly cut-down version, comprising a symposium at Kings College London on Friday 2 May 2014 and a full day of screenings at the Cinema Museum on the next day. 389 more words

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The British Silent Film Weekend 2013 – reporting back

As you know, this year the British Silent Film Festival has taken a year off – but luckily for us, it’s the kind of year off where two all-day events still go ahead. 2,307 more words


The Monkey's Paw (1923)

The Cinema Museum near the Elephant and Castle is hosting the British Silent Film Festival (BSFF) silent film screening event on Saturday 20th April from 10 a.m. 161 more words

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The Silent London podcast: Maurice Elvey, City Lights and unsilent films

It’s podcast o’clock once more. This time I’m joined in the studio by the marvellous Pete Baran, and in the pub by Lucie Dutton… 179 more words

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News for 2013 from the British Silent Film Festival

If my email inbox is anything to go by, several of you have been wondering when we would hear details of the 16th British Silent Film Festival. 420 more words

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