16 March: All This Panic

Hackney Picturehouse 7pm + Q&A with NY director Jenny Gage + star Olivia Cucciota!


Fresh from its London Film Festival buzz, we are thrilled to be previewing ALL THIS PANIC – an intimate documentary shadowing a group of teenage girls in Brooklyn NY. The feature debut from prolific photographer Jenny Gage, All This Panic Olivia Cucciotabeautifully encapsulates the girls’ transition from adolescence into womanhood over a three year span.

Poignant, funny and unflinchingly honest, Gage documents the triumphs, insecurities and life-changing decisions that come with growing up in one of the most exciting cities in the world.

The Bechdel Test Fest’s Beth Webb will be hosting a Q&A with director Jenny Gage, producer Tom Betterton, one of the stars Olivia Cucciota and a discussion with you the audience on what you would say to your teenage selves given the chance. Confessions at the ready!

If you want to remain anonymous send in your teenage tales to bechdeltestfest@gmail.com  



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