COVID-19 watchalongs

While we’re socially isolating because of COVID-19 and not able to meet in cinemas or other communal venues in the real world, we want to keep connected with you virtually, so we’re hosting “watchalongs” and we’d love you to join us! WATCHALONG FAQS What is a “watchalong”? A watchalong happens when people agree to watch… Read more

WOFFF on tour 2020

Looking through a door towards a fireplace

WOFFF Best of the Fest offers a dazzling display of winning documentary, animation, drama and experimental short films selected by the WOFFF19 jury and audience. A selection of 24 award-winning WOFFF short films are touring Britain and Ireland in 2020.  COVID-19 Update – April 2020Until further notice all the dates on our tour have been cancelled…. Read more

WOFFF20 submissions

WOFFF 2020 submissions are now open. Who’s eligible?Everyone is eligible to submit a film to Women Over 50 Film Festival. There’s no upper or lower age limit and it’s not only open to women. As long as your film centres on a woman over 50 or part of your core creative team is female and over… Read more

Death and dying

St Mary’s Church Walthamstow was home for our third London community screening of HOLDING SPACE by Rehana Rose & DEAD GOOD by Rebecca Kenyon. This evening also featured both filmmakers in conversations with Revd Vanessa Conant and Revd Dr Jeremy Brooks. Vanessa asked what the filmmakers learned from making their films about death and dying…. Read more

WOFFF19 report

7 winners with their certificates at WOFFF19

The jury and our audience prizes were awarded to the following short scripts and films at this year’s Women Over 50 Film Festival. WOFFF19 SHORT SCRIPT (SPONSORED BY SHEDUNNIT PRODUCTIONS)Commended |  Short Fuse | Karen Martinez Commended | Every 3rd Thursday | Diana Lanham 3rd Place | Falling Apart at the Seams | Martha Reed… Read more

WOFFF tour 2019

We’re touring the best films from WOFFF18 round Britain and Ireland, as well as screening one-off feature films throughout 2019, and screening a short before feature films in selected locations. Here’s our current WOFFF line-up for 2019. 2019 Tour: 3 Feb | Mother’s Ruin | London6 Mar | Quarterhouse | Folkestone8 Mar | Ceredigion Museum… Read more

Stars of stage and screen back WOFFF

We’re delighted that Greta Scacchi is backing our work, along with some other big hitters of TV, film and stage. Joely Richardson, Amanda Donohoe and Denise Welch have all recently come out in support of WOFFF. Joely Richardson, part of the Redgrave theatrical dynasty and star of Hollywood movies 101 Dalmatians and The Girl With The… Read more