WOFFF needs your help if it is to continue to grow and thrive. WOFFF is a community made up of volunteers, filmmakers, audiences, guest speakers, workshop facilitators, judges, supporters and sponsors. Your sponsorship can make a huge practical difference – from hosting a workshop, to offering affordable ticket prices or offering filmmaker prizes.

We’d love you to help us as we strive to make this year’s WOFFF the best one yet.

How you can help

You can make a contribution to Women Over 50 Film Festival and help WOFFF flourish as we work towards a filmmaking world where women over 50 thrive.



Our patron Greta Scacchi (Versailles and War & Peace)  supports WOFFF particularly because it is tackling the discrimination older women face in the media. She says, “I am delighted that Women Over 50 Film Festival is here to upset the Hollywood apple cart that accepts actresses playing ten years older while actors can play ten years younger. This festival is unique in celebrating rather than hiding or ignoring older women in film. WOFFF rejoices in our older stories, older faces and older hearts and it is my pleasure to be associated with the Festival.”

We’d like to say a huge thanks to all the fine folks whose generosity makes it possible to bring you Women Over 50 Film Festival.

2018 Partners

Picturehouse Duke of York’s has been supporting us since we launched in 2015 and continues to be great champions of Women Over 50 Film festival. We’re delighted that Picturehouse Duke of York’s will, for the fourth year running, sponsor the brilliant prize of showing the six best films on the big screen at Picturehouse Duke of York’s, Brighton.

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We’re also very excited that Depot, a new award-winning cinema in Lewes, will be our new home in 2018.


2018 Funders

WOFFF receives funding from the National Lottery Awards for All

2018 Sponsors

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2017 Sponsors


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Supported by Film Hub South East with National Lottery funds distributed by the BFI Film Audience Network (FAN).



The Audience Choice award sponsored by Emerald Life.

The Best Drama award sponsored by FilmDoo.

2017 Media Partners

The Heart and Sound of Brighton

The best-read weekly newspaper serving Brighton and Hove

Reflecting the real 50+ generation – with all its fire and fun

Other 2017 sponsors and supporters


2015 – 2016 Sponsors

Many thanks to all these fine folks who have helped us in our early years:

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WOFFF is a Community Interest Company: Number: 11057739 | Registered in England and Wales