16th April - 20th May / ONLINE EVENT

WOMEN OVER 50 FILM FESTIVAL


104 mins | Adv 15

 

Women Over 50 Film Festival (WOFFF) showcases international films by and about older women.  Now in its 7th year, WOFFF creates a film community centred around older women and inspires younger people to re-think ageing and see creative potential in an often-invisible demographic. This virtual Best of the Fest is packed with award-winning films of witches, warriors and women who roar!

 

The Witch & The Baby

A Russian witch needs a baby for a spell to make her young again. But when she brings home an infant princess, things don’t quite go to plan.

I Am A Fellrunner

Fell running is rooted in the mountains of Cumbria, North West England. Through the words of her poem ‘I am a Fellrunner’, Julie Carter reveals how she is defined as a fellrunner in this place where she belongs.

My Mama, A Man

Julie had a list of 60 things she wants to do before she turns 60. Top of the list: be a ‘man’ for a day.

Becky

Becky tells her story: from cutting to completion.

Lady What Does

A cleaner and her boss face a terrible mess. Will the cleaner tidy everything up as usual or this time will one of them meet a sticky end?

Don’t Shoot the Messenger

A celebration takes a dark turn.

SWING

An abstract, stylized dark comedy about abuse in familiar situations, highlighting how accustomed many of us have become as both the victims and perpetrators.

The Honeys and Bears

Members of the Harlem Honeys and Bears, a synchronized swim team for seniors, describe the freedom of the water.

Porcelain

A lifetime together. A table, two chairs, some porcelain teacups and saucers. A story of life, dependency love and loss.

The Last Egg

A reflection on the ups and downs of ageing and the menopause.

The Woman Who Planted Trees

Rachel is a is semi-nomadic, Scottish tree planter. In 35 years she has grown her own roots in over 9 million trees.

Wine Lake

A homeless alcoholic and an artistic backpacker clash on a Sydney street. A tale of art and innocence, poetry and connection.

CHAMP 5

Rita Willey, a cannery worker for 38 years, was famous for her blazing speed as a fish packer. No one was faster than Rita. But in the heat of competition, will she be crowned The World’s Fastest Sardine Packer?

Performance Dates and Times

16th April – 20th May

Full Price: £9.99 (per household)

Running Time: 1 hour 44 minutes

 

BOOK HERE: https://www.modernfilms.com/wofff