Who Can You Trust?

BFI Southbank Guide Oct-Nov 2017

‘I’M NOT AFRAID OF DEATH, BUT I AM AFRAID OF MURDER’ THE CONVERSATION JOURNEY WITH US INTO THE DARKEST RECESSES OF HUMAN BEHAVIOUR WITH THIS BLOCKBUSTER SEASON OF THRILLERS FROM AROUND THE WORLD, WRITES THE BFI’S RHIDIAN DAVIS Thrillers get our minds racing as well as our pulses, bringing the twists and turns of psychological and political intrigue together with edge-of-the seat action. We love to be in the grip of uncertainty, and to see our suspicions played out to their perilous conclusions. As well as offering the chance to revel in the work of masters of suspense like Alfred Hitchcock and enjoy the sheer thrill of danger and deception writ large on the big screen, this season is an opportunity to reflect on the way the thriller has evolved to reflect our personal fears in times of political uncertainty and social change. The BFI Thriller season takes place in cinemas across the UK, on BFI Player and BFI DVD, on broadcast television, and with education partners INTO FILM. Running across the next three months, the season is accompanied by Who Can You Trust?, a lavishly illustrated new BFI book. WANT MORE? See p12 for screenings of 78/52 and Psycho, p14 for screenings of North By Northwest and The Silence of the Lambs, and p44 for Indian thrillers. Don’t forget to visit our free Mediatheque for a special collection of films, TV and shorts


BFI Southbank Guide Oct-Nov 2017
To see the actual publication please follow the link above