The BFI have released a brand new trailer for Touch of Evil
Jun12

The BFI have released a brand new trailer for Touch of Evil

The BFI have released a brand new trailer for Orson Welles’ noir masterpiece Touch of Evil, which returns to cinemas across the UK from 10 July. “A brilliant fusion of pulp art with continental sophistication; it has all the energetic cruddiness of a Sammy Fuller ‘B’ picture, and all the self-consciousness of a New Wave melodrama.” James Naremore, The Magic World of Orson Welles, 1978 Charlton Heston (starring here as Mexican border...

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The Great Disruptor – BFI celebrates Orson Welles’ centenary
May10

The Great Disruptor – BFI celebrates Orson Welles’ centenary

and premieres new documentary Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles. The BFI announces a major focus on the work of Orson Welles including a two-month season at BFI Southbank, a UK-wide theatrical re-release of Touch of Evil (1958), theatrical and DVD releases of a new documentary Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles (Chuck Workman, 2014) and a DVD and limited edition Blu-ray release of the...

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Park Circus announces Cannes Classics lineup
May02

Park Circus announces Cannes Classics lineup

Worldwide classic film distributor Park Circus is pleased to announce it will represent two titles at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. Appearing in the Official Selection Cannes Classics lineup is Sony Pictures’ spectacular 4K restoration of Orson Welles‘ hall of mirrors noir thriller, The Lady from Shanghai (1948). Joining in the worldwide centenary celebrations of one of cinema’s greatest talents (the director was...

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