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Women on the Frontline - Screening and Discussion

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ELIM, Leytonstone

Hainault Road

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E11 1EL

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In honour of the Women's centenary, join us for a collection of short films on women around the world

Film:- In Silence

Director:- A.K. Espada

Duration:- 0:14:29

Synopsis:- A Muslim-American woman struggles with the repercussions of having premarital sex.

Film:- Mothers of Luna

Director:- Alicia Albares

Duration:- 00:15:00

Synopsis:- Four women, of different places in the world, are united by the voice of a very special baby: the little girl that was not able to be born of them, but who lived in their tummies. She narrates her past lives while struggles for her primary goal: to be born.

FILM: Moving Day

Director: Julie Hinton

Duration: 00:04:02

Synopsis: A typical moving day (with gender roles reversed)

FILM: The Widow's Last

Director: Vanessa Perdriau

Duration: 00:22:00

Synopsis: Ireland, 1847. A destitute young widow desperate to save her dying son, must make a choice… but is the cost of survival worth the price of her humanity?

Film:- Disconnect

Director:- Oisin Byrne

Duration:-00:16:08

Synopsis:- A young Moroccan woman tries to get a divorce from her British-Pakistani husband through a Sharia law court in East London. The problem is she won’t reveal her reasons and the Islamic judges won’t annul the marriage until they can justify why.

Film:- They Will

Director:- Morgan White

Duration:- 00:02:38

Synopsis:- We use our voices, even if we think no one will hear them


RATING: 15

POST-SCREENING Q&A

DATE: Saturday 1 September

DOORS OPEN: 7:45pm

FILM STARTS: 8:00pm


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