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Sight & Sound is the international film magazine that offers a unique perspective on the very best of film culture – past and present. Published for more than 80 years by the British Film Institute, Sight & Sound is the original magazine for the discerning film-fan. We carry News, Interviews and Analysis from the best writers on film as well as a comprehensive Reviews section with a full synopsis, credits and production details for every film reviewed.

Subscription Options:
The available subscription periods for Sight & Sound magazine are 1 month, 6 months and 1 year. Your subscription will start with the latest issue available.

Purchase a 1-month subscription for £3.99
Purchase a 6-month subscription for £18.99
Purchase a 12-month subscription for £34.99

All subscriptions come with access to a 2-year archive of back issues.

Existing Print-Subscriber?

Print-subscribers can read the iPad edition at no extra cost. Simply install the free App, open and enter the username and password you will have registered with us in order to start reading Sight & Sound on your iPad today.

Print-subscribers are also entitled to upgrade their subscription in order to get desktop access to the complete 80-year archive of Sight & Sound and sister-publication, The Monthly Film Bulletin (1932-1991). For more information visit

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Sight & Sound offers availability to all editions of the publication by incorporating subscriptions allowing the purchase of a one month, 6 month and yearly subscription to the magazine.

These subscriptions are auto-renewing subscriptions. Prices for the subscriptions are £3.99 for one month, £18.99 for 6 months and £34.99 for one year. Payment for this subscription will be charged to your iTunes account upon purchase. The subscription will auto-renew within 24 hours of the current subscription expiring. Auto-renewing subscriptions can be managed via Account Settings allowing them to be turned off. No cancellations of the current subscription are allowed during the active subscription period.

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