For the last few months staff, volunteers and learners at GWL and beyond have been speaking about sectarianism – what it is, how it affects women, their lives, and their communities, and what can women do about it.
Chantal Akerman, one of the most significant women filmmakers of the 20th and 21st centuries, and one of the monumental figures of feminism film theory and criticism, is coming to Glasgow! Her 1975 film, Jeanne Dielman, has been named amongst the 20 greatest films of the 20th century by The Village Voice. Upon its release, the [...]
A day in celebration of Margaret Tait at the CCA Glasgow.
Would you like to help out with a mass participation documentary film project, Northern Lights?
To help widen access to the project and support the facilitation of the workshops, we are looking for:
- Social Media Volunteers to collect information from the workshops and participants to be used on Facebook and Twitter
- Digital Media Volunteers to digitise workshop participants’ footage once the workshops have taken place
An opportunity to watch BME themed films followed by an informal discussion. Popcorn and soft drinks will be provided! Arranged is based on a true story, this charming and original romantic comedy focuses on two young New York women with more in common than first meets the eye…
An opportunity to watch BME themed films followed by an informal discussion. Popcorn and soft drinks will be provided! Jodhaa Akbar is a sixteenth century love story about a marriage of alliance that gave birth to true love between a great Mughal Emperor, Akbar and a Rajput princess, Jodhaa….
We are very pleased to announce that the Making Space film is now available to watch or download online!
As part of our Cinema Feminista Programme GWL are screening this fabulous documentary from director Sandhya Suri that chronicles her father’s emigration from India to England in the mid-1960s.
The Making Space Documentary: Available Online Soon…
Film screening for Glasgay. A love story of two remarkable women whose commitment to each other is an inspiration to us all. Followed by an introduction by GWL Archivist to some of the rare and fascinating gems from the national lesbian archive.