Meet The Love Witch director Anna Biller

We hear from multi-talented filmmaker Anna Biller, whose fabulous creation, The Love Witch screens for our special Halloween event on Sat 28 October at MacArts in Galashiels. Biller is optimistic about the power of women in cinema, and keen to seek balance in life and work. First a few words about her practice as a filmmaker: Anna Biller’s 35mm cult feature Viva and her 16mm art-film … Continue reading Meet The Love Witch director Anna Biller

Meet The Misandrists’ director, Bruce LaBruce

In the first of our Q&A’s with Behind the Curtain filmmakers, we find out that Bruce LaBruce does NOT like being asked for his favourite film, but we love his final word. The Misandrists screens on Sat 14 October at The Cornucopia Room in Hawick. More info here. First, a few words about the man himself. “For over a quarter-century the auteur/provocateur known as Bruce … Continue reading Meet The Misandrists’ director, Bruce LaBruce

SQIFF PRESENTS: THE MISANDRISTS

£5 | Sat 14 October | Tickets available on the door Bruce LaBruce | Germany | 2017 | 1hr 31min | English language with English captions | 18 Doors 6.30pm, 7pm film start. Unit 4 Towerdykeside, Hawick, TD9 9EA Deep in Ger(wo)many, a terrorist cell prepares itself to bring about the day of freedom for all female people.  Disguised as a convent school, the Female … Continue reading SQIFF PRESENTS: THE MISANDRISTS

FEMINIST FILM CLUB

£5 | Thur 28 September | Tickets available on the door Feminist Film Club Shorts programme | 1hr 6min | 15 (advisory) Doors 6.30pm, 7pm film start. The Cornucopia Room, Unit 4 Towerdykeside, Hawick, TD9 9EA How are we affected by inequalities related to gender, class and race? In this programme, six talented filmmakers challenge us through documentary, experimentation and play to consider how we … Continue reading FEMINIST FILM CLUB

DAISIES

£5 | Thur 14 September |Tickets available on the door Vēra Chytilová | Czechoslovakia | 1966 | 1hr 13min | Czech with English subtitles | 15 Doors 7.30pm, 7.45pm film start. The Haining House, Selkirk, TD7 5AA Join us in the magnificent setting of The Haining House for a rare screening of Věra Chytilová’s classic of surrealist cinema that is perhaps also the most adventurous … Continue reading DAISIES

NO HOME MOVIE

£5 | Fri 8 December | Tickets Chantal Akerman | Belgium | 2016 | 1hr 55min | French, Hebrew and Spanish with English subtitles | PG Doors 6.30pm, 7pm film start. Heritage Hub, Kirkstile, Hawick, TD9 0AE Chantal Akerman’s final film is a moving portrait of her late mother Natalia, a Polish immigrant and Auschwitz survivor. Shot with a contemplative stillness, No Home Movie, has, … Continue reading NO HOME MOVIE

SQIFF PRESENTS: THE MISANDRISTS

£5 | Sat 14 October | Tickets available on the door Bruce LaBruce | Germany | 2017 | 1hr 31min | English language with English captions | 18 Doors 6.30pm, 7pm film start. Unit 4 Towerdykeside, Hawick, TD9 9EA Deep in Ger(wo)many, a terrorist cell prepares itself to bring about the day of freedom for all female people.  Disguised as a convent school, the Female … Continue reading SQIFF PRESENTS: THE MISANDRISTS

FEMINIST FILM CLUB

£5 | Thur 28 September | Tickets Feminist Film Club Shorts programme | 1hr 6min | 15 (advisory) Doors 6.30pm, 7pm film start. The Cornucopia Room, Unit 4 Towerdykeside, Hawick, TD9 9EA How are we affected by inequalities related to gender, class and race? In this programme, six talented filmmakers challenge us through documentary, experimentation and play to consider how we can speak out, represent … Continue reading FEMINIST FILM CLUB