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Moonstruck + w/ Ruby Tandoh, Zoe Adjonyoh & Rebecca May Johnson

Moonstruck – 25 February 2:30 pm – Genesis Cinema, Mile End London We’re teaming with food queen Ruby Tandoh to present an afternoon of film, food, thoughtful chatter and a 35mm screening of Oscar-winning classic Moonstruck. In celebration of Ruby’s nourishing new book Eat Up!, a manifesto that reignites the pleasure of eating, we’ll be co-hosting a […]

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Wonderland (1999) at the Vault Festival 18 March

Sunday 18 March 2018 – Vault Festival – Waterloo Vaults The Bechdel Test Fest celebrates Wonderland, Michael Winterbottom’s intimate portrait of a family of working-class women living in London in the late 90s with live piano accompaniment. Loosely circling the interlocking lives of lonely Londoners, the characters of Wonderland gradually interlace as they pace the same […]

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The Life Faraway: The Films Of Mati Diop – 16 Jan ICA

 BTF & LSFF PRESENT: THE LIFE FARAWAY: THE SHORT FILMS OF MATI DIOP 16th Jan 2018 – ICA – 6.30 PM Once again, Bechdel Test Fest is teaming up with London Short Film Festival! This year we are celebrating the work of Senagalese-French filmmaker and actress, Mati Diop, and her dreamlike ruminations on space, place, and home, […]

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Sat May 27 – Little Soldier (short) + Ginger & Rosa + Q&A + After Party!

Curzon and Bechdel Test Fest present a double-bill of Stella Corradi’s award-winning short film Little Soldier and Sally Potter’s Ginger & Rosa at Curzon Aldgate. With intro from star Zawe Ashton and post screening Q&A with Stella Corradi we’re all set for an inspiring event hailing female collaborations. Little Soldier is a short film about a young […]

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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 beautifully encapsulates the girls’ transition […]

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9 Jan: Margaret + Nasty Women Intro

MARGARET (2011) + INTRO Monday 9 January / 6.30PM / Picturehouse Central For our first event of 2017, we’re teaming up with Picturehouse Central to present Kenneth Lonergan’s criminally under-screened drama Margaret! After a very limited run upon its release we’re thrilled to be bringing it back to the big screen and discussing the complexities of the […]

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