Women championed at London Film Festival

Women championed at London Film Festival
 

Female directors account for a quarter of the films that will be shown at this year's London Film Festival.
A total of 242 feature films will be shown during the 12-day event, with 60 of those coming from women film-makers.
"Strong women is obviously still a key focus for us," said Festival Director Clare Stewart.
The announcement comes a day after the start of the Venice Film Festival, which has been criticised for a lack of work from women in the film industry.
Movies being showcased in London that come from female film-makers include the Billie Jean King drama Battle of the... read more

 
31 August 2017 in Art & Culture, Views: 65
Source: BBC
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