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FEMFLIX and !W.A.R

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Location | GU Filmhouse, 128 Hindley St, Adelaide
Price | Members $30 | Guests $35

Details and booking at the Guildhouse website

Guildhouse is pleased to partner with GU Filmhouse to present !Women Art Revolution and a selection of screen-based work from Femflix as part of FRAN (Feminist Renewal Art Network).

This screening is divided into three sessions, you are welcome to join us for all three, or drop in to the sessions that interests you most! Cost of entry includes a small drink and popcorn.

 

Sunday 24 September 2017

Session 1 | 2pm
Session 2 | 3.30pm


A curated selection of humorous, dark, experimental and biopic short films that detail the rise of Australian feminist videography during the 80s and 90s. Exploring themes on cultural and sexual identity, domesticity and coming of age through the lens of prominent feminist Australian artists.

This selection of short films was specially selected by Femflix (2016, Sydney Collage of the Arts) curators Jacqueline Millner, Jane Schneider and Deborah Szapiro for Fran Fest (2017) 
 

Read more about FemFlix
Rediscovering the overlooked work of Australia’s ‘90s feminist filmmakers
Sydney Morning Herald, August 2016

 

Session 3 | 4.45pm
+ !Women Art Revolution, 2010, USA, 83mins

Through intimate interviews, art, and rarely seen archival film and video footage, !Women Art Revolution reveals how the Feminist Art Movement fused free speech and politics into an art that radically transformed the art and culture of our times.

Earlier Event: September 16
Photography Meets Feminism
Later Event: October 4
Design Disruptors Film Screening