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Men by Women (15*)

Underwire Film Festival

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A selection of short films directed by women that unpack masculinity.

Underwire Festival showcases short films that delve deep into onscreen masculinity through the gaze of female directors.

Brothers, fathers, sons, friends, bullies, stalkers... A different take on the female gaze that aims to unpack men onscreen. Moving, sensitive and passionate portraits of masculinity lend compassionate insight that extend beyond stereotypes. Through the lens of female directors, get closer than ever before to the kinds of men we all have in our lives.


Men Talk About Mother
UK 7min
UK 7min
UK 20min
UK 2min
UK 15min
UK 15min
UK 16mins



Please arrive promptly at the advertised start time

Proof of ID may be requested on entry to films, in compliance with BBFC ratings

This film is F-Rated. The F-Rating is a classification for any film which is directed by a 
woman, and/or written by a woman, and/or features significant women on 
screen in their own right.



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