Suffrage Sunday: Suffragettes on Film
- Sunday 14 October 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm
- £7/6 advance, £8/7 on the door
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- Please book in advance:
- Millennium Gallery
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Join Dr Adity Singh for an exploration of representations of rebel women in the cinema of the time, including Urban Gad’s Die Suffragette.
A mirror of its times, early cinema reflects the myriad positions that existed in society on the controversial issue of female suffrage. Cinematic depictions of women worked as a powerful propaganda tool and ranged from sensitive portrayals of women and their struggle to crude anti-feminist humour.
Part of Suffrage 100