Shifting the Gaze: Focus on Women Filmmakers
Join us for this very special advanced preview of Suffragette directed by Sarah Gavron screenplay Abi Morgan featuring Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter and Meryl Streep followed by Q&A with Dr Helen Pankhurst – women’s rights activist and great-granddaughter of Emmeline Pankhurst.
Meet up afterwards at the Nova bar to kick up our heels – high and low! – drinks at bar prices
Women in Film and Television Victoria (WIFT Vic) in association with the Australian Directors Guild (ADG – Vic chapter) and RMIT University
Special priced tickets for $15 each + booking fee.
SELLING FAST, WILL SELL OUT!
WHEN: Tuesday 1st December @ 6.30pm
WHERE: Cinema Nova, 380 Lygon Street, Carlton
COST: $15 each + booking fee – tickets are limited
Book at: http://www.trybooking.com/172197
Release Date: 26 December 2015
SPECIAL EVENT: Dr Helen Pankhurst, great-granddaughter of Emmeline Pankhurst and granddaughter of Sylvia Pankhurst, leaders of the British suffragette movement, will screen and speak about SUFFRAGETTE and the cause of feminism. Hosted by Mary Crooks AO, Executive Director of the Victorian Woman’s Trust.
Further info and Trailer: http://www.cinemanova.com.au/movies/8919.ph
To celebrate the end of year we are having a WIFT Vic Members Only free screening of “She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry” – directed by Mary Dore preceded by AGM.
Join us after the film for an In Conversation Q&A with two special guests: Catherine Dwyer who worked on the film as assistant editor & post production producer and Sue Maslin – our WIFT Vic Patron and producer “The Dressmaker” and meet up with other WIFT Vic members!
Members Only WIFT Vic AGM, film screening and Q&A:
When Monday 23rd November AGM 6.00pm. Film from 6.45pm followed immediately by Q&A. As a member, you are welcome to attend either AGM only or film/Q&A only or both.
Not a WIFT Vic member yet? Join here: http://www.trybooking.com/109321
She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry reflects on the history of the women’s movement in the late 1960s, and focuses on the important women who fought for equality.