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London Short Film Festival: The Female Lens - an Illuminatrix Showcase at Regent Street Cinema

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Time 18:30
Date 14/01/19
Price £12

With women making up less than 7% of cinematographers in the UK, female DoP collective illuminatrix was founded as a go-to resource to discover working women in the field quickly & easily, no excuses.

Tonight, LSFF turn focus to this underrepresentation and the brilliant women of the illuminatrix roster, looking to the resulting female gaze when women helm the camera in a diverse cross section of shorts. Featuring a healthy handful of festival alumni from across the years, illuminatrix and their DoPs will join for a post-screening in Q&A. 78’.

Why not join LSFF afterwards in the Regent Street Cinema bar to further toast the talent with drinks at the bar kindly provided by Panalux.

Films:

YELLOW
Simon Beaufoy/Billie Eltringham, Shot by Mary Farbrother 13 mins (UK, 1998)

THE CURSE
Fyzal Boulifa, Shot by Taina Galis 16 mins (UK, 2012)

STEAMERS
Rebecca Coley, Shot by Rina Yang 11 mins (UK, 2015)

SIS
Deborah Joan Haywood, Shot by Gabi Norland 11 mins (UK, 2010)

HEAVY METAL DRUMMER
Toby MacDonald/Luke Morris, Shot by Natasha Braier 6 mins (UK, 2005)

DEAD DOG
Edward Jeffreys, Shot by Emma Dalesman 8 mins (UK, 2008)

YEAH YEAH YEAH
Marcel Fores, Shot by Neus Ollé 13 mins (ES, 2006)

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COMPETITION: Win 1x pair of tickets to attend London Short Film Festival: The Female Lens - an Illuminatrix Showcase at Regent Street Cinema at 18:30 on Monday 14 January 2019. To enter the competition, send an email to vienna@run-riot.com with the correct answer in the ‘subject’ line. The winner will be randomly selected.

Q: Director, producer and screenwriter, Alice Guy-Blaché, might very well have been the very first person to direct the world's first narrative film. The question is... What is the name of this film?
A: .1) The Cabbage Fairy .2) The Birth, Life and Death of Christ .3) A Fool and his Money .4) The Birth of a Nation