The Women’s Film Preservation Fund Crosses the Atlantic with 1970s Classics of Feminist Filmmaking

The Women’s Film Preservation Fund Crosses the Atlantic with 1970s Classics of Feminist Filmmaking

A year ago, an email arrived in our Women’s Film Preservation Fund mailbox from Tamara Anderson, Cinema Curator at the Barbican Centre in London, who had discovered our 2015 Carte-blanche series at MoMA, Women Writing the Language of Cinema. Would we curate a smaller series, focusing just on Second Wave Feminist films, for their multi-arts celebration Art of Change? What has resulted, Artists and Activists: Second Wave Feminist Filmmakers, will screen as a series over Saturday and Sunday, June 2-3 at the Barbican.  Continue reading The Women’s Film Preservation Fund Crosses the Atlantic with 1970s Classics of Feminist Filmmaking

She Said She Said: Director Lauren Anders Brown and Composer Daisy Coole

She Said She Said: Director Lauren Anders Brown and Composer Daisy Coole

NYWIFT member and director Lauren Anders Brown met composer Daisy Coole at a networking event for Women in Film & TV UK, our sister chapter across the pond and are now collaborating on a short documentary together. They discuss early career beginnings, working for “free” and more. Continue reading She Said She Said: Director Lauren Anders Brown and Composer Daisy Coole