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OCTOBER 2021 events

Inspirational Woman: In conversation with Jane Horrocks
 
Speakers:
Jane Horrocks | Actress

Join Golden Globe nominated Jane Horrocks to discuss her journey as an actress across film, television and theatre. Led by Esther Coles, they discussed some of her memorable roles from playing LV in Little Voice to Bubble in Absolutely Fabulous to Wendy in Bloods. Jane has truly built a career with a strong portfolio of characters. Onstage, her last performance was in 2020 as Nell in Endgame at Young Vic and this year she co-created an exhibition, Yolk and Aliens, at 2021’s Brighton Festival. 

International Cinema & Global Perspectives: In conversation with filmmaker Mahnaz Mohammadi
Speakers:
Mahnaz Mohammadi | Filmmaker 
Anna Smith | Film Critic

WFTV and Cheltenham International Film Festival hosted a conversation with Iranian filmmaker and women’s rights activist, Mahnaz Mohammadi.


In conversation with film critic Anna Smith, Mahnaz will be sharing her journey in the industry and experience working as a writer, producer and director across documentaries, feature films and TV series.


Mahnaz will also be discussing her most recent project and directorial fiction-feature debut, Son-Mother, sharing behind the scenes insight to the making of the film.