Suffragettes in Silent Comedy

Suffragettes in Silent Comedy

classified PG

Slapstick 2020

Film

Thu 23 Jan 2020 18:00

Director:
Various
Cast:
Various
Duration:
70 mins, 1913, UK

A fascinating glimpse at a series of British silent comedies from the British Film Institute depicting attitudes towards the suffragette movement and revealing how suffragettes were portrayed in film comedy in the early part of the twentieth century. Andrew Kelly (Festival Of Ideas) facilitates the discussion and panel award-winning journalist Samira Ahmed (Radio 4, Front Row) and stand-up comedian Lucy Porter form the panel.

In collaboration with Bristol Festival of Ideas.

With live piano accompaniment from John Sweeney.


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Audio Description
Baby
Baby screening
Bite
Cinébites meal deal
D
Dubbed
DS
Descriptive Subtitling
Intro
Introductory Talk
QA
Q&A Session
R
Recorded
S
Subtitled
PS
Partially Subtitled
Times TBC
To be confirmed
CTBA
Certificate to be announced