Get ready for #BFILoveFest

We’re joining forces with HarperCollins for our second virtual festival.



#BFILoveFest is a festival dedicated to desire.

It takes place online over the weekend of 20-22 November and promises provocative and animated debate.

The second collaboration between HarperCollins and the BFI, the festival aims to excite conversation, asking questions such as who are the greatest fictional lovers? How has the representation of love changed in the last 50 years? Where does the future of romance lie in the digital age?

The festival will include author debates, digital forums and a further programme of events on Facebook and Twitter. It will be an open and inclusive event that is free to all, requiring people to register to be sent more details of the programme at

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