Watching paint dry

Good Night, and Good Luck

Readers will have noticed that things at the BFI have been less than exciting in recent months. As senior management dreams of a glittering, star-studded future for the institute in a state-of-the-art Film Centre, BFIwatch must turn its attention to more entertaining matters. The blog closes today — though it will remain online as an archive for researchers, or those who stumble across it while searching for Terry-Thomas.

Thanks to all of you who have supported us over the last 18 months. We wish all our friends the very best for 2009 and beyond.