Rent-A-Crip is a satirical take on the widespread practice of befriending people with disabilities for socially correct ends. License to Quill is a feminist Shakespearean rap performed by Shakespeare and three of his most famous feminist creations —Juliet, Ophelia and Lady MacBeth, complex characters all. A Faustful of Dollars. March and , Written by Jeff Gray.
Screenings — Woman on Fire
In the wake of the civil rights, anti-war, and feminist movements, there was a groundbreaking wave of activism which changed the face of modern feminism. This movement was based on a simple yet radical idea: invent a new way of life entirely centered on women. A vibrant, productive lesbian culture came to life through innovative women who created physical and cultural spaces in which to live, meet, discuss, and organise this parallel revolution. They created literature, films, music, theatre, and a new body of political and philosophical theory, and numerous lesbian communities were established in diverse countries. Through archive footage filmed by the director at the time, and present-day interviews with activists, the personal and political realities of that little-known time come to life. Cinema Queer, Stockholm, Sweden, May ,
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October is almost upon us, and for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere that means packing away our outdoor screenings and huddling inside a packed cinema with a pumpkin-spiced latte and several layers of sweaters. Halloween is drawing ever closer, and film fests around the world are stocking up on horror films, slashers, and trashy B-movies to scare away the cold. But if you scare too easily for horror fests, there are plenty of prestigious, up-and-coming indie festivals to satisfy your film cravings. Celebrated for bringing the independent scene to Buffalo, the event also shines a light on local documentary and experimental filmmaking.
To learn about upcoming screenings, click here. Highlights of past screenings include:. Bennett Singer and Walter Naegle were in attendance.