BFI Highlights July 2016


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Highlights of the month:

Raiders of the Lost Ark- the classic 80s action-adventure romp returns as part 2 of the BFI's Steven Spielberg season.

Barry Lyndon- Kubrick's beautiful adaptation of Thackeray's novel, back in a digital re-issue for an extended run.

The Neon Demon- a preview of Nicholas Winding Refn's divisive and delicious slice of  dark horror.

The Heiress- part of the BFI's tribute to actress Olivia de Havilland.

The Naked Civil Servant- the groundbreaking dramatisation of the line of Quentin Crisp, part of the BFI's tribute to director Jack Gold.

The Battle of the Somme - the full length documentary made in 1916 that was a huge box office success back in the day.

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