Streaming: all about All 4
Published on Nov 09, 2019
Channel 4’s streaming platform has added Film4 to its menu, making it easier to navigate a small but thoughtfully curated selection of films
Continuing last week’s theme of finding free streaming options amid the onslaught of newer, pricier platforms, I found myself returning to an old, underestimated standby. Like the BBC iPlayer, the treasures of which I unpacked a few months ago, Channel 4’s All 4 outlet tends to be taken a bit for granted: a catch-up service that outwardly seems more useful than exciting. It moved up a level in October, however, with the addition of the Film4 channel to its online bouquet.
As a free-to-air TV channel, of course, Film4 has long been a friend to discerning cinema fans, though it’s often difficult to keep track of its best programming: many of its most essential or unusual film selections tend to screen in the middle of
Read full article at: The Guardian - Film News
Author: Guy Lodge