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

WOFFF21 on Eventive

THE EVENTIVE STORY Welcome to our step-by-step guide to the WOFFF21 Online festival platform eventive. Eventive is an independent, industry-approved, film festival platform. The guide shows you how to find out more about each of the 57 films that make up WOFFF21 here. Then, if you’d like to join us at WOFFF21, it shows you… Read more

Record number of submissions to WOFFF21

Press release issued 1 September 2021 Women Over 50 Film Festival announces 2021 programme after record number of submissions The UK’s only international film festival dedicated to celebrating women over 50 returns from 25 September to 2 October 2021.  This autumn, the Women Over 50 Film Festival (WOFFF) will screen 57 short films from over… Read more

WOFFF21 films announced

We’re delighted to announce this year’s Women Over 50 Film Festival official selections. 57 independent short films from around the world offering a dazzling display of older women’s talent in front of and behind the camera. All the films will be available to view online from Saturday 25 September to Saturday 2 October. All films… Read more

WOFFF21 coming soon!

The Women Over Fifty Film Festival returns for a seventh edition in September. We can’t wait to share details of our 2021 programme with you, after a record number of submissions from filmmakers all over the world we’re putting the final touches to what promises to be a fantastic and diverse programme. You’ll be able… Read more