Film On Film

Film on Film is all about making movies. Who makes them, how they make them, who's in them...and how did all this crazy light fantastic get started? This is a great section for anyone interested film, it's beginnings, it's personalities, it's ups and downs and it's future. Look behind the red velvet curtain and discover the machine behind the screen. Pictured: The tumultous life of film maker Ed Wood is explored in 'Ed Wood: Look Back in Angora'

Elvis Presley: The Searcher (2018)

Director: Thom Zimny
Starring: Ann-Margret , Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, Chuck Berry, Dean Martin, Elvis Pres...

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Entertaining the Troops (2006)

Starring: Bob Hope, Rita Hayworth, Dorothy Lamour, Mel Blanc, Humphrey Bogart, Marlene Die...

A star-studded document of army entertainers during World War Two. As men and women were stationed in far-off lands for years at a time during the '30... Read more

F for Fake (1973)

Director: Orson Welles
Starring: Orson Welles

Orson Welles used discarded documentary footage to put together a delightful look at deception of all sorts. The question of 'what is real?' is posed... Read more

Fabulous: The Story of Queer Cinema (2006)

Director: Lisa Ades, Lesli Klainberg
Starring: Heather Matarazzo, John Cameron Mitchell, Rose Troche, Christine Vachon, Gus Van...

The fascinating history of gay and lesbian cinema from its closeted beginnings to its celebrated present, the filmmakers talk to directors and actors... Read more

Faces Places (Visages villages) (2017)

Director: Agnes Varda, JR
Starring: Agnes Varda, JR

Agnes Varda, one of the leading lights of France's honored French New Wave cinema era, and professional photographer and muralist, J.R., partake on a... Read more

Fashion in Film (2010)


From the catwalks of Paris to the red carpets and silver screens of Hollywood, discover the history of the costumes, couture and glamour icons that ha... Read more

Fellini's Magic (2002)

Director: Carmen Piccini
Starring: Federico Fellini, Martin Scorsese, Anthony Quinn, Anita Ekberg, Woody Allen, Rob...

A cinematic valentine to one of Italy's most famous sons, the great director, Federico Fellini. With reminiscences from those who worked with him inc... Read more

Filmed in Supermarionation (2014)

Director: Stephen La Riviere

The ground-breaking puppetry and animation technique pioneered by Gerry and Sylvia Anderson is brought to life in this definitive documentary, reveali... Read more

Fog City Mavericks: The Filmmakers of San Francisco (2007)

Director: Gary Leva
Starring: Francis Ford Coppola, Clint Eastwood, Brad Bird, Milos Forman, Saul Zaentz, Sofi...

While L.A. has been the undisputed capital of studio filmmaking in America since the early 20th century, San Francisco has become home to a different... Read more

For No Good Reason (2012)

Director: Charlie Paul
Starring: Johnny Depp, Richard E Grant, Terry Gilliam, Tim Robbins, William Burroughs

Gonzo artist Ralph Steadman--most well-known for his fruitful partnership with author Hunter S. Thompson--is interviewed by Johnny Depp in this imagin... Read more