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Everything coming your way on BFI Player June/July

BFI Player is the greatest global cinema on demand. You can rent the latest releases, subscribe to classics and explore the best from the BFI national and regional archives.  SPECIAL EVENTS – BFI AT HOME ON BFI YOUTUBE GIRLS ON FILM PODCAST Tue 23 June, 18:30 BST, BFI YouTube Explore Girls on Film: https://podfollow.com/1439182513/view Girls On Film is a film review podcast …

Sheffield Doc Fest: The countdown begins to coverage

For the past two years Cinerama Film has proudly worked with both BFI London Film Festival and BFI Flare. Bringing our readers the very best in new films and LGBTQ+ content from around the world. This year we are delighted to announce that we are partnering with Sheffield Doc Fest for the first time. Bringing you reviews and features on …

DC FanDome: Join fans from around the world in an epic celebration

On Saturday, August 22, starting at 10 a.m. PDT, Warner Bros. will welcome fans everywhere into the DC FanDome—a free virtual fan experience where no badge is required.   Imagine all the Super Heroes and Super-Villains you’ve ever loved finally coming together in one place to celebrate DC’s past, present and future. Accessible for 24 hours at DCFanDome.com, the global event will immerse fans into …

Cleanin’ up the town: Remembering Ghostbusters arrives on Blu-Ray and streaming

Directed and produced by the brother and sister team of Anthony and Claire Bueno, CLEANIN’ UP THE TOWN: Remembering Ghostbusters is the definitive retrospective documentary that charts the making of the original 1984 Ghostbusters and pays a fitting tribute to the whole creative team behind today’s global phenomenon.  It’s released in UK on Blu-Ray on 22 June, and airs in US on Crackle TV on …

Arena Cinelounge becomes the first Los Angeles cinema to reopen its doors

Arena Cinelounge Sunset, Hollywood’s arthouse, genre, and independent cinema, is to become the first cinema in Los Angeles to re-open on Friday, June 19, 2020 with special engagements of classic BAFTA and Independent Spirit Award winner The Unbearable Lightness of Being and the 2020 festival winner Babyteeth starring Ben Mendelsohn. Ushering in what maybe a new normal in cinema attendance for sometime to come. With many …

Statement from the editor

As we all reflect on the horrific death of George Lloyd we are once again reminded of the racial hate that continues to pervade society. This hate eats away at the ability of communities and individuals to thrive and grow. Removing parents from children, friends from social networks and partners from loving unions. Here at Cinerama Film Online we believe …

BAFTA TV Awards: Nominations announced

The nominations for this years Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards and the British Academy Television Craft Awards have now been announced, and we are delighted to see some of our top rated TV shows make the list for this years awards. From Responsible Child and The Derry Girls to Sex Education and Race Across the World. This years nominations …

Sheffield Doc Fest: Focus and retrospective themes announced

As we move ever closer towards the full programme unveiling at this years Sheffield Doc Fest. The team have today announced their focus and retrospective themes for 2020. Once again celebrating the diversity Sheffield Doc Fest has become renowned for providing. With this years focus and retrospective themes including; A Tribute to Sarah Maldoror Following her recent passing from COVID …

Can cinema survive the pandemic?

Once upon time film studios reigned supreme in their control of theatrical movie presentation. With many of the biggest names in Hollywood owning prestigious theatres to ensure their films reached the largest audience possible. However, by the late 1940’s the system that had helped create Hollywood was slowly dying. As new laws in America came into place that instructed studios …

We Are One: A Global Film Festival – Global Film Festivals join with YouTube

We all know just how hard Film Festivals from across the globe have been hit hard by the COVID-19 epidemic. Consequently having to cancel entire festival programmes that have taken a year to develop at short notice. However, BFI Flare recently proved that festivals can be taken online with their outstanding BFI Flare at Home experience. And now major Film …