FLY! Festival of Black Women's Film
Still from 'A Brush With Immortality - Henrietta Lacks' by Helen Wilson-Roe

FLY! Festival of Black Women's Film

Streaming

Streaming from Fri 5 March on Zoom

All of the FLY! events are free and take place on Zoom. Just register for the session(s) you would like to attend via Eventbrite and you will be sent the Zoom details the day before your event.

Sheba Soul Ensemble invite you to a special series of events (between 5 - 21 March) celebrating black women's film in recognition of International Women's Day.

Each event features short films, features, director talks, workshops and space to share responses to the work.

There are three programmes of work available to experience on multiple days (for full details of the lineup of each please visit the Eventbrite page):

  • FLY! Intersectionality (5, 6, 13 and 21 March at 18:00)
    Shorts, a feature, director Q&A and a creative writing workshop
  • FLY! Our DNA (11 and 18 March at 18:00)
    Shorts, a feature, director Q&A,and a creative dance workshop
  • FLY! Memory Rites (12 and 19 March at 18:00)
    Shorts, a feature, director Q&A and a creative dance workshop

With support from the BFI Film Audience Network (BFI FAN) awarding funds from The National Lottery. With thanks to Stroud Brewhouse, Falmouth University, Exeter Phoenix, FilmKitchen Downderry & Film Soc Portsmouth.