Women Over 50 Film Festival

The Official WOFFF23 selection, fun, fearless and real stories by and about women over 50

We’re thrilled to present to you this year’s Women Over 50 Film Festival official selections. 

This year, we received the highest number of submissions ever! An incredible testament to the talent of women over 50 in front of and behind the camera.

The 56 independent short films from around the world make up our fun, fearless and real programme for our 9th edition. 

You’ll be able to watch all 56 films online for one month and a smaller curated selection in Depot, Lewes on Saturday 23 September.

The selection of films to be screened in Depot will be revealed on 22 August, so stay tuned!

Two ways to watch

  1. WOFFF Online, watch all 56 films from anywhere in the world, 9 September – 9 October 2023

Get your WOFFF23 Early Bird Festival Pass now, your pass will be £20 instead of £25 until 28 August 2023.

Click to buy your Early Bird online festival pass.

  1. WOFFF at Depot, Lewes, watch a curated selection of films on Saturday 23 September 2023 (films yet to be revealed!)

A joyful day for anyone who loves to watch fascinating and surprising films and who wants to be part of building a more equal, inclusive world.

Get your tickets for our day in Depot now by visiting the Lewes Depot website.

Presenting the official selection for the 9th edition of the Women Over 50 Film Festival 2023

Film TitleDirector/sGenre
A Kaddish for SelimJane WellsDocumentary
A Language of ShapesSamantha MooreAnimation
A smoking novelSally TissingtonExperimental
After FredRachel MeyrickDocumentary
Animal OriginsSiobhan DaviesExperimental
Beatha Fodha (Life Below)Meray DinerDocumentary
Best Print in the ExhibitionClare CharnleyDocumentary
Bone LadiesDan PrestonExperimental
Bronx MagicMarta RenziExperimental
Call of the CranesVilma TihiläExperimental
ChatterJane DevoyDrama
ConsueloJL RuizDrama
CorkyTy PrimoschAnimation
CowThorey Mjallhvit H OmarsdottirDrama
Cycle of ChangeEmma LazenbyAnimation
Dirty Rotten Tofu and the Gohan GirlsJune K InuzukaDrama
DrumsetEvie Ladin, Kris LeeExperimental
ÉmiliaChristine AlmeidaDrama
Eulogy for the DandelionGloria Maria CivantosAnimation
EupneaTrish MorrisseyExperimental
First Generations, Second Class Relics, Third Degree BurnsAnne CieckoExperimental
Fly FreeAnn HawkerDrama
GiselaAnnika LewandowskiDrama
I am KanakaGenevieve SulwayDocumentary
Interception: Jayne Kennedy, An American SportscasterSafiya SonghaiDocumentary
LindaJoe LycettDrama
Little HurtsDebra SolomonAnimation
Live Till I DieGustav Ågerstrand, Åsa Ekman, Oscar Hedin Hetteberg, Anders TeigenDocumentary
Menopause: The Movie Alison RamseyExperimental
Mist MeKaren KaejaExperimental
My Mum RitaQiqi HouDocumentary
My Sisters In The Stars: The Story of Lee Yong-sooIan KimDocumentary
Nature, NurtureConor MolloyDrama
Old Mother BlackbirdSophie BancroftExperimental
On/OffJurg SlabbertDrama
Our MenopauseNicola Zawadi CrossDocumentary
PetrykivkaAnne CieckoExperimental
Private ViewSarah MylandDocumentary
Scored by TimeNicola HawkinsExperimental
SheilaGabri ChristaExperimental
The CallRiffy AhmedDrama
The Cat Got Her TongueGaele SobottAnimation
The Peculiar Case Of The Bolted CanisterShiva RamanathanDrama
The Wheel ThingSimon O’NeilDrama
This is What the World Looks Like When You’re GoneSteen StarrDocumentary
TranshumanceLal DaviesExperimental
Twenty Objects from a Sixties ChildhoodCally TrenchAnimation
Wake UpMary-Sue MassonDrama
WeightlessLois NormanDrama
What Are You Looking At?Liberty SmithDocumentary
Wheel of DreamsToma McCullimDocumentary
Who Speaks For The Butterflies?Anny TubbsDocumentary
Will Ye No Come Back Again?Deb EthierAnimation
YATRA: The JourneyGayatri BajpaiDrama
You Can’t Shrink LoveVeena RaoDocumentary
Zion Walks With MeNarda Azaria DalgleishExperimental

Next steps

Buy an Early Bird Festival online pass for £20 to watch all films from 9 September to 9 October, click to buy

Buy tickets for a range of events at Depot, Lewes to watch a curated selection of films in the cinema with us on 23 September 2023, click to buy

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