Steve McQueen Awarded BFI Fellowship

  The BFI and BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express, today announces that Steve McQueen, the visionary Turner Prize-winning video artist and Oscar-winning producer, director and screenwriter will receive its highest accolade, the BFI Fellowship. The presentation will take place at the BFI London Film Festival’s annual Awards Ceremony on Saturday 15 October at Banqueting House. [...]

BAFTA Film Awards 2014 Winners

At the EE British Academy Film Awards 2014, 12 Years A Slave was officially named best film, with lead actor Chiwetel Ejiofor also winning the Leading Actor Award. However Steve McQueen’s slavery biopic failed to sweep across the categories with strng showings form a number of films in a highly competitive year. Gravity won six awards: Outstanding [...]

London Critics’ Circle Film Awards Winners 2014

The 34th London Critics’s Circle Film Awards took place last night, with Steve McQueen’s slavery biopic 12 Year A Slave scooping top prize for Best Film, Actor and Supporting Actress.  Other key winners on the night included Filth, Gravity, The Selfish Giant and Gary Oldman receiving the Dilys Powell Award for Excellence in Film Full list on [...]

Stars Attending London Film Festival 2013

The 57th BFI London Film Festival has announced further stars and directors joining the line up for this year’s Festival.  Talent gracing the red carpet will include Kate Winslet, Josh Brolin, Jason Reitman, Tom Hiddleston, Jesse Eisenberg, John Curran, Dane DeHaan, Alex Gibney, Greg Wise, Robin Wright, Ari Folman, Anna Kendrick, Emily Mortimer, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Charlie Cox, Jodie [...]

BFI London Film Festival 2013 Top 10 Must See Films

This year’s official line up for the BFI London Film Festival 2013 boasts over 230 features, many of which will be receiving world premieres on the red carpet in Leicester Square in the Heart of London. Here’s our top pick for the top 10 films you should be sure not to miss at this year’s [...]

London Film Festival 2013 Tickets On Sale Today

Tickets go on sale this morning at 9.30am for this years 57th BFI London Film Festival. Tickets are available for BFI members ahead of the going on sale to the general public on 20th September. Go to: for more information and to purchase tickets. The Festival will screen a total of 234 fiction and documentary features, [...]

London Film Festival 2013 Launch Interviews

Red Carpet News TV spoke to festival organizers and proud filmmakers at the official launch event yesterday for this year’s 57th BFI London Film festival 2013. Boasting a dazzling array of attending talent and over 235 feature films this year promises to be a very special line up indeed. This year’s revitalized and revamped film festival also [...]

BFI London Film Festival 2013 Official Line Up

The programme for the 57th BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express® launched today with BFI’s Head of Cinemas and Festivals, Clare Stewart returning for her second year with a rich and diverse programme of international films and events from both established and upcoming talent over a 12 day celebration of cinema. The [...]

Fassbender Set For Assassin’s Creed Movie

Michael Fassbender is reportedly attached to produce and star in the movie adaptation of Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed. The increasingly acclaimed and popular star of X-Men First Class, Shame & Prometheus will take on the lead role as Desmond Miles, a modern day bartender who uses a magical device called the Animus to relive the past [...]

Fassbender confirmed for The Counsellor

Proving it’s nothing bad can come from taking your clothes off when Steve McQueen tells you Michael Fassbender has just added another project to his list of future accomplishments. He’s officially bagged the lead in The Counsellor; based on Cormac McCarthy’s original screenplay is being directed by Ridley Scott. McCarthy (author of No Country For [...]