‘At home, in bed, in the streets’, Nicaraguan documentary
NSC News | Friday, 29 November 2013 | Click here for original article
Puntos de Encuentro is a Nicaraguan feminist organisation who have very successfully combined working through dramas shown on prime time TV and grass roots activism in communities and schools.
‘At home, in bed, in the streets’ is a documentary about this work which will be premiered at the London Feminist Film Festival.
Liz Miller / 35 mins / 2013 / Canada and Nicaragua
9pm Hackney Picture House, 270 Mare St, Hackney, London E8 1HE, tel:0871 902 5734
Other films showing the same evening:
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Elise Lobry and Veronica Noseda / 12 mins / 2013 / France
A black lesbian South African football team campaigns against discrimination and violence against lesbians.
Rebecca Brand / 3 mins / 2012 / UK
78 year old Joyce refuses to go along with the quiet, conformist role society approves of for older women.
To Hear Her Voice WORLD PREMIERE
Clare Neylon / 16 mins / 2012 / UK
The women’s suffrage movement as seen through the work of playwrights of the time.