In 2014 the festival was renamed BFI Flare to make it more inclusive.
Every summer, a selection of feature films and short films shown at the Festival goes on tour around the UK.
The Derek Oyston Film Award was presented at the LLGF from 2009 to 2013.
- http://www.bfi.org.uk/flare Official website
- http://www.theguardian.com/film/2014/feb/19/bfi-flare-london-lesbian-gay-film-festival-rename "London Lesbian and Gay film festival becomes BFI Flare" The Guardian, 19 February 2014.