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Women in a World of Film: Symposium and Screening

3rd November, 2016 at 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm

As I Open My Eyes film still
As I Open My Eyes film still
As I Open My Eyes film still courtesy of Blue Monday Productions and Propaganda Productions

Women still only make up 16% of all directors, producers, writers, cinematographers and editors working in film internationally.

Against the backdrop of this striking under representation, this event will consider the role of women in a world of film.

Women in a World of Film, Thursday 3rd November, Symposium: 2pm to 5.30pm, Screening: 5.30pm to 8pm, 16+

A panel of leading experts will discuss areas including funding, training, exhibition, distribution, production, script development and storytelling. The symposium will be followed by a screening of As I Open My Eyes the first feature film from the talented Tunisian director Leyla Bouzid.

You can book to attend either the symposium or screening, or for both parts.


The symposium (2pm to 5.30pm) and the film screening (5.30pm to 8pm) are open to all (16+) and are free to attend. Please book below (you will be taken through the shopping cart but no charge will be made) or you can call us on 0141 550 2267. If you have booked a place and are no longer able to attend please let us know so that we can make your place available to someone else.

If you wish to attend both the Symposium: 2pm to 5.30pm and the Screening: 5.30pm to 8pm please book both tickets below.

Fully Booked

If you find that the event is fully booked, please email emily.ilett@womenslibrary.org.uk to add your name to the waiting list. When you email please state whether you wish to attend one, or both, of the Symposium: 2pm to 5.30pm and the Screening: 5.30pm to 8pm.


Who's Attending

48 people are attending Women in a World of Film: Symposium and Screening

  • Claire Heuchan
  • Maria Moreno
  • Marenka Thompson-Odlum
  • Persephone Lock
  • Gabriela Somarriba
  • Najma Abukar
  • Chloe Opuama
  • Rebecca Harrison
  • Leela Vathenen
  • Sarah Crompton-Donnelly
  • siobhan fahey
  • Clo Meehan
  • Sabrina Habib
  • Tierney Browne
  • Mhairi Rew
  • Claudia Baird
  • Stacey Clarke
  • Gloria Brazzoni
  • Joel Antonio Castillo Mackinnon
  • Yu Yan
  • Moona Pennanen
  • Helene Audureau
  • Mariam Ahmed
  • Gina Loughrey
  • Diana Dumitrescu
  • Sally Hall
  • Emily Morgan
  • Joanna Ebuwa
  • Olivia Learmonth
  • Lou McLoughlan
  • Sarah Cowie
  • Joanna Zuchowska
  • Rosie Munrp
  • Hannah Smit
  • Ciara Middleton
  • Lars Neth
  • Alicja Tokarska
  • Liz Ely
  • Josie Lee
  • Anna Gilleard
  • Hannah Alty
  • Charlie Evans Flagg
  • Eloise Coveny
  • Amy Holdsworth
  • Olivia Fraser-Cobbett
  • Katy Stewart
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3rd November, 2016
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Glasgow Women’s Library
0141 550 2267


Glasgow Women’s Library
23 Landressy Street
Glasgow, G40 1BP United Kingdom
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0141 550 2267