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Sea Change: Powering Women in Film Weekend

Saturday 3rd March & Sunday 4th March 2018

Sea Change: Powering Women in Film Weekend 

Saturday 3rd March & Sunday 4th March 2018

Weekend Film Pass £40/ £30 - Available Here

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Join us on the beautiful Isle of Tiree with an awesome group of women. Where we will watch films, share ideas and have space to reflect and formulate real change.

Confirmed screenings over the weekend include: 

Leeds Animation Workshop shorts, including Give Us A Smile, Through The Glass Ceiling, narrated by Alan Bennett.

The Adventures of Prince Achmed (PG) with live accompaniment and an Introduction to the work of Lotte Reiniger by Rona Murray

Lotte Reiniger's brilliant Adventures of Prince Achmed is a true animation gem. Historically it is an important work in the animation canon -- and within the global film community. Moreover, when coupled with musician Chris Davies's new score, Reiniger's work leaps anachronistically to present day and back again. It's as if you're watching the film as it should be viewed: In the 1920's. His accompaniment is a work of art in itself. I recommend it wholeheartedly.” Mark Shapiro, Studio Laika 

A programme from female animators curated and introduced by Abigail Addision director of Animate Projects

Women Over Fifty Festival. Best of the Fest introduced by the festival director Nuala O’Sullivan

Empowering Women: Archive programme. Curated by Dr Emily Munro from the collection at the Moving Image Archive, National Library of Scotland

Make More Noise! The Suffragettes in Silent Film

Les Glaneurs Et La Glaneuse - The Gleaners and I (U) with an Introduction to the wonderful world of Agnes Varda by Rona Murray

Speakers in attendance will include: Catharine Des Forges director of the Independent Cinema Office, Terry Wragg founder of Leeds Animation Workshop, Rona Murray, Women’s Film and Television History Network, Holly Tarquini founder of F – Rated. Nuala O’Sullivan director of the Women Over 50 Film Festival and Abigail Addison Director of arts agency Animate Projects.

For further please email Jen at screenargyll@gmail.com

The event is funded by Regional Screen Scotland and the Local Film Festival Challenge Fund

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Sat 3rd - Sun 4th March

£30-£40 (Bursaries Available)

  • Alan Stevenson House
  • Hynish
  • Tiree
  • PA77 6UG

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