Being Ruby Rich: A Room of Our Own Shorts programme (18*)+ Panel discussion

8.30pm

23 June 2017
Cinema 2
Judith/Jack Halberstam’s ‘queer subjects’ live outside the logic of capital accumulation, awake during the hours when others sleep in the spaces (physical, metaphysical, economic) that have been abandoned. This short film programme travels the paralleling histories and contemporary moment in the UK and US to explore the precarity of intersectional queer feminist subject, space and community. 

+ panel discussion with Laura Hudson (artist, curator, lapsed filmmaker); Ben Walters (writer, campaigner), Liv Wynter (Sisters Uncut; WHEREISANAMENDIETA), and chaired by Claire Kurylowski (kuntinuum).

Programme

Thriller
UK 1979 Dir Sally Potter 34min

Sex, Lies, Religion
UK 1994 Dir Annette Kennerley 7min

Sticks and Stones: Bambi Lake
US 2014 Dir Silas Howard 14min

Lucid Noon, Sunset Blush
US 2015 Alli Logout 32min

Total running time approximately 90 min

A Club des Femmes and Barbican collaboration, in association with Birkbeck, University of London.

Programme supported by Film Hub London, managed by Film London. Proud to be a partner of the BFI Film Audience Network, funded by the National Lottery.
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