WFTHN congratulate our members Mary Harrod, Katarzyna Paszkiewicz, Melanie Bell and Isabel Seguí on their well-deserved success at the BAFTSS 2019 awards. The full list of awards and comments can be found here. According to Mary, their collection Women Do Genre in Film and Television was born at the Doing Women's Film and Television … Continue reading WFTHN Members Win Prestigious BAFTSS Awards
On the publication of their book, British Women Amateur Filmmakers. National Memories and Global Identities, Annamaria Motrescu-Mayes and Heather Norris Nicholson give an exclusive insight into the writing and research undertaken for WFTHN members. As taboos and patriarchal structures receded in the early twentieth century, societal and geo-political changes enabled, or required, women to live, … Continue reading New Publication: British Women Amateur Filmmakers. National Memories and Global Identities.
Katarzyna Paszkiewicz gives an exclusive insight into the evolution of her new publication, co-edited with Mary Harrod, which develops key theoretical questions in relation to women and genre. Dealing with work across film and television, including new digital media forms, it asks what women can do with genre from a very contemporary perspective. As we go … Continue reading Feature: New Publication: ‘Women do Genre in Film and Television’
Providing a Gateway to Key Resources and Artefacts through the WFTHN website by Rona Murray Following on from Natalie and Hannah's piece as the new Social Media Team, it's the turn of WFTHN Resources to come into the blog spotlight. See here if you're not already familiar with our Resources pages which provide information about all … Continue reading Introducing WFTHN Resources