WOFFF on tour 2022

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We’ve got some amazing documentary, animation, drama and experimental short films to share with you throughout 2022. Films selected by the WOFFF21 jury and audience are visiting cinemas, care homes, community venues and universities around Britain and virtually worldwide.  Moving Pictures is our COVID-safe programme for elder-care residential homes and community venues. Some of these… Read more

Best Short Script Prize 2022

Entries are now open for our Best Short Script prize and we’re delighted that for 2022 we’ll be partnering with Shedunnit Productions for the fourth year in a row to offer script consultation and mentoring to the winner.  Creating short scripts is such an artform, so we want to recognise and celebrate that. We’re always… Read more

WOFFF21 winners announced

WOFFF21 award winner revealed After another fantastic festival, the votes are in and the decisions have been made. We’re delighted to share the winners’ results with you. We say this every year and every year it’s true – every film we screened was a winner in our eyes. We want to thank everyone who submitted… Read more

TENA AGELESS AWARD

TENA is the lead sponsor of the 7th Women Over Fifty Film Festival. TENA is on a mission to destigmatise the negative stereotypes around ageing and incontinence. Last year, they launched a campaign with women over 50 talking openly about their bodies, together with the line ‘Our bodies change by why should we?’ It was… Read more

Hopes, dreams and brilliant storytelling: WOFFF’s Best Short Script Prize

By Helen Jacey, Shedunnit Productions At last, the disconnect between being older and hardly ever seeing anyone like yourself on screen is shrinking. As more women in film and TV commission, produce and create content focusing on women’s lives, portrayals of older women are increasingly diverse, empowering, realistic and relevant. The scope and breadth of… Read more

WOFFF21 digital programme

The essential WOFFF21 guide is here! Dive into our easy-to-navigate digital booklet highlighting the 57 international, independent films screening at this year’s festival. Learn more about the makers creating these fascinating documentaries, dramas, animation and experimental films. Find out what’s in store in the WOFFF annual lecture online and the all-female panel event. You can… Read more