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LFFF2017 – that’s a wrap!

What a fantastic last day at LFFF2017! The afternoon started off with a powerful session on violence against women and girls, with three fantastic films. The panel, chaired by Camille Kumar of Women & Girls Network, discussed honour-based violence, giving a voice … Continue reading

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OMG we sold out the 450-seater NFT1!

Oh what a night! We can’t not start this post with the news that we SOLD OUT NFT1! Marva Nabili’s The Sealed Soil, our Feminist Classic for LFFF2017, was originally scheduled for NFT2 – when that sold out it was put … Continue reading

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Successful second day at LFFF2017, and more to come today!

Thank you all who came on Friday. We had a thought-provoking panel following our session on Indian Women Claiming Spaces. We heard from activists who are on the ground in India and discussed the place that white women have in making films … Continue reading

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Powerful 1st night at LFFF2017. Plus Marva Nabili arrives in London!

LFFF2017 got off to a great start last night with Talk Back Out Loud. We discussed stigma, prejudice, and power. As our fantastic chair commented, ‘Racism, classism, fascism, misogyny don’t happen on their own. They don’t happen in a silo’. … Continue reading

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LFFF2017 starts today!

The 5th edition of LFFF kicks off tonight at 6pm at the Rio Cinema with the European Premiere of Kaori Sakagami’s Talk Back Out Loud. The film follows a group of women involved with The Medea Project, a US theatre company for HIV-positive and … Continue reading

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More exciting LFFF updates

We are super excited to share some more updates with you today. Firstly we are honoured to announce that Marva Nabili, director of our Feminist Classic The Sealed Soil, will now be attending the screening, flying in from LA especially for the … Continue reading

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The Sealed Soil update – MORE TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

Our FEMINIST CLASSIC: The Sealed Soil has been moved up from NFT2 to NFT1 at the BFI Southbank, meaning there are more tickets on sale now! Tickets to this rare screening sold out so quickly, and more people still wanted … Continue reading

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