July 15, 2014
Details of the London fan event for Doctor Who: The World Tour have been announced as part of the BFI's latest season of films.
Deep Breath, Peter Capaldi's first full episode as the Doctor, will be screened to fans at the BFI Southbank on Thursday 7 August at 6.30pm, ahead of the BFI's next major season - Sci-fi - Days of Fear and Wonder.
The screening of the feature-length series 8 premiere will be accompanied by a panel Q&A with cast and production team members.
Tickets will cost £16 / £12 concessions (BFI Members pay £1.50 less).
Tickets to this event will be balloted to ensure the fairest allocation of tickets possible. Fans can apply for up to two paid tickets online before the ballot closes 8.30pm on Sunday 20 July.
All applicants will be informed if they’ve been successful by Thursday 24 July. Any unclaimed ballot tickets will go on general sale at 11.30am on Monday 28 July. Find full details at bfi.org.uk/southbank
Doctor Who: The World Tour will see Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman circumnavigate the globe, visiting seven cities across five continents in 12 days. The tour will kick off in Cardiff, Wales on August 7, before heading to London (UK), Seoul (South Korea), Sydney (Australia), New York (US), Mexico City (Mexico) and finishing in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) on August 19.