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Suffragette

We were delighted to screen Sarah Gavron’s Suffragette and to producer Faye Ward and actress Natalie Press as well as Helen Pankhurst (activist and daughter of Emmeline Pankhurst) and Sophie Mayer (journalist, author and co-curator of Club des Femmes) in partnership with The Time is Now at Picturehouse Central. Thanks to everyone who attended – check out the […]

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Masculinity in the Movies

We were delighted to screen a double-bill of Steven Soderbergh’s Magic Mike and its sequel, Gregory Jacobs’ Magic Mike XXL, and to host the wonderful Zoe Margolis (author and journalist), Anna Leszkiewicz (New Statesman) and Tim Robey (The Telegraph) at the Prince Charles Cinema. Thanks to everyone who attended – check out the photos below and tag your friends! Relive the #BTFMagic from last […]

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The Watermelon Woman

We were delighted to screen Cheryl Dunye’s The Watermelon Woman and to host the wonderful Bim Adewunmi (BuzzFeed), Emma Dabiri (journalist and teaching fellow at SOAS), Tara Elizabeth Brown (Wotever Film Festival) and Grace Barber-Plentie (Reel Good Film Club) in partnership with Reel Good Film Club at Deptford Cinema. Thanks to everyone who attended – check out the photos below and tag your friends! […]

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Bechdel Birthday Quiz

We celebrated the Bechdel Test’s 30th Birthday (on Alison Bechdel’s birthday) with a feminist film quiz at the Genesis Cinema! We celebrated the 30th Birthday of The Bechdel Test (on Alison Bechdel's bIrthday) with a feminist film quiz! Posted by The Bechdel Test Fest on Saturday, 12 September 2015

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Rocks in My Pockets

We were delighted to screen Signe Baumane’s Rocks in My Pockets and to host the wonderful Tony Gammidge (filmmaker and art therapist), Susan Young (PhD researcher at the Royal College of Art), Sarah Wheeler (The Dragon Cafe) and Sophie Monks Kaufman (Little White Lies magazine) in partnership with Little White Lies magazine at The ICA London. Thanks to […]

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Beyond the Lights

We were delighted to present the London premiere of Gina Prince-Bythewood’s Beyond the Lights, and to host director Prince-Bythewood herself and lead actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw as well as Bim Adewunmi (BuzzFeed), Jasmine Dotiwala (broadcaster), Cecile Emeke (filmmaker – Strolling) and Simran Hans (freelance film journalist) at the Ritzy Picturehouse in Brixton. This was followed by a second screening at Picturehouse Central. Thanks to everyone who […]

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