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This year’s BFI blockbuster season is Musicals! – the greatest song and dance season ever to grace UK cinema screens. Our menu of films will run to January 2020, with more titles to be announced in the coming months. These are some of the world’s most acclaimed and classic musicals as well as underseen titles ripe for discovery, celebrating their incredible artistry, spectacle and style.

BFI Musicals! is a celebration of musicals on screen, led by BFI, the Independent Cinema Office and Film Hub Midlands on behalf of the BFI Film Audience Network, supported by funds from the National Lottery.

Films in this Season

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21 October

A Star Is Born (U)

Cukor’s version boasts superb songs by Harold Arlen and George Gershwin

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19-20 November

First a Girl (U)

A musical delight from start to finish

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26 November

Singing Lovebirds (PG)

Singing Lovebirds is the most frequently revived pre-war musical in Japan

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