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British Film Institute Player

This add-on enables playing of videos and movies from the BFI Player website.
  • Shows generic collections "new" and "popular"
  • Shows collections such as; Thriller, Family Films, Unavailable on DVD and Public Information Films
  • Allows searching the archive and saved searches
  • Caches recently viewed files for fast replay




This add-on is not created, maintained or in any way affiliated with the British Film Institute.
It only provides an interface to access the free content on the British Film Institute Player website from Kodi.

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v1.2.0 (Leia)
  •   Updated to use script.module.cache
  •   Fixes duration when parsing collection items
  •   Added all genres when parsing collection items
  •   Added "clear searches" to settings
  •   Added "Save recently viewed" option to settings
  •   Added additional short videos to "The Cut" selection
  •   Added "Kermode Introduces" menu and videos
  •   Amends recently viewed to show; image, description, etc

v1.1.0 (Krypton)
  Python 3 compatible
  Removed hardcoded special urls

v1.0.3 (Krypton)
 Fixes relative image URLs

v1.0.2 (Krypton)
 Scraper update to reflect changes on bfi website

v1.0.1 (Krypton)
 Small bug fix

v1.0.0 (Krypton)
 Initial version
This looks good. Thanks for taking the time to create.
Updated to 1.0.2 - for Leia and later

Plan to leave the Krypton version at 1.1.0

See first post for list of changes.
it is great player, I will try to use, thanks for share