BFI Southbank

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The BFI is a large complex that houses cinema screens, a museum, cafes and a shop. Although people often think that this cinema screens only arty, foreign and independent films, the repertoire can really only be described as comprehensive. This is a wonderful theater with loads of surprises every month. The BFI is also the host for numerous film festivals, including the London Film Festival and the London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival. The venue is let out on hire for receptions and private parties. The BFI houses an extensive collection of cinema dating from its inception. Check website for further details.

Location:  Belvedere Road, South Bank

Business hours:  Jan-Dec - Mo-Th 11:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m., Jan-Dec - Su 11:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m., Jan-Dec - Fr-Sa 11:00 a.m.-11:30 p.m.