The BFI Blockbuster for 2018 is Comedy Genius, the UK’s greatest ever celebration of film and TV comedy.
From October to December 2018, the comedy geniuses of the big and small screen will be making us laugh at BFI Southbank and cinemas across the UK, online on BFI Player and via a wide range of UK partners.
Major Programmes support is open to all FAN members who want to take part in the season via Film Hub Midlands.
Support highlights for FAN members are:
- Potential to ‘scale up’ your ideas with regional and National partners, aligning with wider activity
- Touring package – titles curated by the ICO, available to FAN members, with support available to enhance programming via major programmes funding
- Theatrical re-releases of classic titles including: Some Like it Hot (1959), 9 to 5 (1980)
- On screen talent, interviews and events across the UK
- National campaign, assets with targeted support for regional and digital press
- Support for special events & seasons through dedicated funding