Sunday, 17 August 2014

Ada & After: Women Do Science [Fiction]


Coming soon in partnership with BFI Sci-Fi: Days of Fear and Wonder and Film London.


20, 21, 22, 23 November 2014
ICA/Hackney Picturehouse/ Aubin Cinema


A specially curated film programme, packed with Q&A's and guest speakers, exploring the contribution of women to science and sci fi. 



Highlights include Lynn Hershamm-Leeson's Conceiving Ada starring Tilda Swinton, Berit Madsen's Danish/Iranian documentary Sepideh: Reaching for the Stars and Frances Bodomo's afrofuturist short film Afronauts plus a special interactive workshop on writing feminist science fiction for the screen with writer/director Campbell X and novelist Nalo Hopkinson (Brown Girl in the Ring). 


Image: Afronauts dir. Frances Bodomo
http://www.afronautsfilm.com/