San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Invited guests only - public bookings at http://www.filmhousecinema.com/showing/sisters-seminar/
2013 sees us launch a new strand into Take One Action Film Festival: Sisters – a celebratory lens on the vital role played by women in global development, activism and environmental sustainability, as well as a critical look at ongoing injustices resulting from unjust gender norms.
This TEDx style seminar combines powerful presentations from guests including Loretta Minghella (Director, Christian Aid), gender campaigner and sister of UK film director Anthony Minghella; Jenny Kemp (Zero Tolerance), Emma Ritch (Engender), Mukami McCrum (Africa Council Scotland); filmmakers Iciar Bollain (director of Berlinale Audience Award winning drama, Even the Rain), Sara Afreen (producer of festival title Are You Listening!) and Noe Mendelle (Director, Scottish Documentary Institute); Liz Grant (Deputy Director, University of Edinburgh Global Health Academy), impassioned advocate for community-led global health solutions.
Attendees of all genders warmly invited!
When & Where
Take One Action Film Festivals
Take One Action is Scotland’s global action cinema project. We link audiences, movies, campaigners and communities to inspire shared responses to issues of global concern. Our annual festival and tour bring the best of all the action together. See all our tour events at www.facebook.com/takeoneaction/events