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LUMINOUS: Celebrating British Film and British Film Talent. The BFI's Inaugural Fundraising Gala at 8 Northumberland Avenue.


Last Night, October 8th 2013, Britain’s top film talent gathered forces forLUMINOUS, a fundraising Gala to celebrate British film and film talent and help secure the future of the BFI National Archive - one of the greatest heritage collections in the world and the UK’s National Collection of film and TV.

The event was hosted by Jonathan Ross, was in association with London’s Bulgari Hotel & Residences, and supported by 8 Northumberland Avenue – London’s most central venue.

For all of the latest gossip and images about the #BFILuminous event that took place here at 8 Northumberland Avenue, see our collated news clippings below;

Sienna Miller stuns in white gown

Wednesday October 9, 2013

The mother-of-one was the picture of sophistication as she attended the event at 8 Northumberland Avenue.
Sienna Miller nails effortless chic in white dress and black courts at BFI Gala
Wednesday, Oct 9 2013, By Brigitte Swimer
It's been a while since we've seen Sienna Miller doing the red carpet rounds, but yesterday (8 October) she was back with a bang!
The yummy mummy-of-one led the glamour at the British Film Institute Gala Dinner and Auction, held at 8 Northumberland Avenue in London.

Sienna Miller: BFI Gala Dinner!

TUE, 08 OCTOBER 2013

Sienna Miller is white hot while attending the BFI Gala Dinner ahead of the 2013 London Film Festival at 8 Northumberland Avenue on Tuesday (October 8) in London, England.

BFI Luminous Gala Dinner & Auction

Wed, October 9, 2013

By: Kirsty McCormack, Published: Wed, October 9, 2013
Racy Helen McCrory and Eliza Doolittle sex up the red carpet at BFI Gala Dinner in laced up backless dresses
And Helen McCrory and Eliza Doolittle almost stole the show at the BFI’s Luminous Gala Dinner on Tuesday in daring backless gowns.
By FAY STRANG, PUBLISHED: 21:00, 8 October 2013
By HANNA FLINT, PUBLISHED: 08:35, 9 October 2013
By JOHN DRAYTON, 9 October 2013
Emilia Fox Sports Choppy Blonde Bob At BFI Dinner
By Daisy Sitch, Published October 09, 2013
Pictures: Sienna Miller, Emelia Fox, Jodie Whittaker Dazzle at BFI Gala Dinner
By Anthony Pearson Oct 9, 2013
We have added a gallery of pictures from last nights BFIs LUMINOUS Gala charity dinner in London. The glitzy red carpet was graced by Sienna Miller, Perdita Weeks, Emelia Fox, Jodie Whittaker, Olivia Colman, Amanda Nevill, Claire Foy, Eliza Doolittle, Helen McRory, Damian Lewis, Michael Parkinson, Jonathan Ross, Greg Dyke, Richard E Grant, Richard Buckley and Colin Salmon arriving for the BFIs LUMINOUS Gala charity dinner at No.8 Northumberland Avenue, London.
09 October 2013
Gallery: The BFI Luminous gala dinner and auction
Wednesday 9 Oct 2013
Stars grace red carpet for BFI charity gala ahead of London Film Festival
09 Oct 2013
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News publiée le 09/10/2013, Par Allison Pujol

Sienna Miller Shows How to Dress Thematically at the BFI Gala
by Hannah Ongley, October 8th, 2013
London Film Festival kicks off with fundraising gala
Wednesday October 9, 2013
Sienna Miller Wows In White Dress At Charity Gala
Last updated: 9th October, 2013

Hello Magazine

Sienna Miller looked incredible in a white dress as she walked the red carpet for the British Film Institute gala dinner on Tuesday.

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Just Jared

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Celebrities descend upon No 8 Northumberland Avenue to attend the BFI Luminous Gala Dinner and Auction.

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Sienna Miller is a vision in white as she leads the way at the BFI Luminous Gala Dinner

The 31-year-old actress looked stunning as she walked the red carpet outside 8 Northumberland Avenue wearing a sexy white dress.

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Daily Mail – Mail Online

There is nothing like a backless dress when it comes to showing both sex appeal and elegance.

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Careful you don't spill your food! Fresh-faced Sienna Miller stuns in crisp white dress as she leads the glamour at BFI Gala Dinner

In keeping with the theme of the evening the 31-year-old looked the epitome of luminous as she sashayed down the red carpet towards No 8 Northumberland Avenue – heading up the acting talent attending.

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From femme to fatale! Eliza Doolittle swaps crop top and trousers for racy lavender backless gown

Attending a cabaret show in girly fashion wearing a crop top, sport luxe trousers and trainers, Eliza, 25, switched into a more femme fatale look in a racy lavender gown with a plunging back to the BFI LUMINOUS Gala Dinner.

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What's Arsenal boss Wenger doing on the red carpet with actress Sienna Miller and popstar Eliza Doolittle?

Arsene Wenger swapped Arsenal's red training gear for a walk down the red carpet on Tuesday evening when he attended the British Film Institute's inaugural fundraising gala dinner.

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My Daily

Last night's BFI Luminous gala dinner was a fairly fabulous affair which had celebs flocking to London's 8 Northumberland Avenue in their finest to celebrate the best in British film and talent.

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Harpers Bazaar

Helen McCrory ups the glam factor of the event, donning a gorgeous beaded nude Armani gown with lace-up back and those all important elbow-length gloves.

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The Telegraph

Closer Magazine (France)

Sienna Miller est une actrice de talent mais aussi une femme de style. Elle a encore fait mouche hier soir lors du gala de charité 'The Luminous BFI' à Londres. On adore!

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This crisp, white cocktail dress she wore to the British Film Institute’s ‘Luminous’ Charity Gala. The color perfectly amplifies the glow factor of her skin, and the subtly ’90s spaghetti straps are equally flattering.

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Stars of the silver screen and television arrived for the 57th annual British Film Institute (BFI) London Film Festival and began the week with a fundraising gala.

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Sienna Miller was among a cool crop of stars, including Eliza Doolittle and Emilia Fox, who joined forces to support the BFI charity and hit the red carpet for the Luminous Gala dinner and auction.

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