Tickling Giants

Farewell to the BFI London Film Festival 2016: Nahla Ink's Highlights

The powerful selection brought to London’s BFI audience – this year the festival in total attracted 184,7000 viewers - the most vivid, wonderful and colourful cinematic proof of a real force to be reckoned with and that which is embodied in the talent of the local filmmakers, producers and actors who are working from within the Arab region; and, whom are all artistically, via film, reflecting on the current realities of political and social upheavals as well as tackling universal human subjects without the use of simplified or over-complicated clichés.​

BFI London Film Festival 2016: Britain’s Leading Film Festival Brings New Works from the MENA Region

Taking place from 5-16 October, 2016 the screenings can be viewed across fourteen London-based cinematic venues, including: the BFI Southbank, the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA), the RItzy Cinema, the Curzon Cinemas, the Vue West End, the Embankment Garden Cinema and others. Part of the festival programme will also feature a stellar line-up of directors, cast and crew who are expected to take part in career interviews, screen talks, Q+As and Industry talks for those interested to learn more from behind the scenes.