LFFF 2015 poster giveaway & update on festival pass

When we announced the programme a few weeks ago, we mentioned that for the first time in LFFF herstory there would be a festival pass to all of the screenings. This unfortunately proved not possible in the end and therefore you will only be able to buy individual tickets for all of the screenings. We just wanted to confirm this to avoid any confusion!

To make up for this, we have five of our lovely shiny LFFF 2015 posters to give away!! Buy tickets online between now and the end of Saturday 15 August to be in with a chance of winning. Just forward your confirmation email to lfff@londonfeministfilmfestival.com by end of Saturday 15 August. Each ticket = one entry into the competition. We’ll draw the winners out of a hat and they can collect their prizes at the festival! Buy your tickets here. Good luck, and have a lovely weekend!

Love, LFFF.

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Notice of date change: ‘Esther Broner: A Weave of Women’

Just to notify you of an important change to our programme.
We’ve changed the screening of the film Esther Broner: A Weave of Women from Friday 21 August to Sunday 23 August. We had inadvertently scheduled this brilliant film about a pioneer of Jewish feminism to coincide with the Sabbath, which would have meant that many Jewish people could not attend. Apologies for any inconvenience this change may cause, but we hope you understand our reasons.
This film will now be the final session of LFFF 2015, at 8.45 pm on Sunday 23 August at the Tricycle in Kilburn. We are busy arranging some fantastic panellists for this session, which will be chaired by Mekella Broomberg from JW3 – more details in due course.

To give you a taste of the film, watch the short trailer below!

Tickets available here!

Have a happy weekend!

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All LFFF 2015 tickets are now on sale!

Tickets are now on sale for all sessions at both venues for LFFF 2015! Get them while they’re hot!

This year we have sessions at independent art deco cinema the Rio and Brent cultural hub the Tricycle, both great venues with large screens and good transport links.

We’re organising some great panel discussions to follow the screenings, with exciting and varied feminist speakers. Details are updated on our Facebook event pages and on the website as new speakers are confirmed, so keep an eye out!

The festival is less than three weeks away now: 20 to 23 August. We hope you can join us and be a part of LFFF 2015!

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LFFF 2015 programme announced!

LFFF 2015 is just four weeks away and today we have announced our programme for the festival!

The third edition of the festival will see eight screenings of a total of 15 films, at two venues – the Rio cinema in Dalston and the Tricycle cinema in Kilburn.

Kicking the festival off at 6.30pm on Thursday 20 August will be Through the Lens of Hip Hop: UK Women, about women in hip hop in the UK. We’re very pleased that both directors of the film will be joining us for a Q&A after the screening.

On Friday we’re at the Tricycle for Esther Broner, a film about the little-known world of Jewish feminism.

We have a fundraiser for Rape Crisis at 1.30pm on Saturday 22 August, with US film It Happened Here, about activism around sexual assault at universities.

Our Feminist Classic this year will be Cynthia Scott’s widely acclaimed 1990 film The Company of Strangers, a feature about a group of older women stranded in the Canadian countryside. A charming, unusual, feel-good film, this will be a fantastic way to round off LFFF 2015.

Tickets will be on sale soon. In the mean time, have a look at the programme, put it in your diary and spread the word! 🙂

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Submissions closed for LFFF 2015

Submissions for the 2015 London Feminist Film Festival are now closed.

The response to this year’s call for submissions has been amazing and we have received a very interesting and diverse mix of films from all over the world. We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who supported the London Feminist Film Festival by submitting their film(s) for our consideration.

Watch this space as the dates and venue(s) for the 2015 London Feminist Film Festival will be revealed soon.

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LFFF submission deadline extended to 31 May

Good news! We have decided to extend our submission deadline to the end of May, to allow more of you to send us your amazing feminist films.

Submission details are here: https://londonfeministfilmfestival.com/2015-submissions/

Thanks!

LFFF.

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Submissions are now open for 2015!!

After a year’s break, London Feminist Film Festival is back for 2015 and submissions are now open!

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Submit your film to us here: https://londonfeministfilmfestival.com/2015-submissions/

We look forward to receiving your films and to seeing you at the festival! More details to be announced soon.

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