+ directors' Q&A
ICA Cinema 1, Sun 13 March 5.00pm
The UK's most exciting cinematic women, with screen stars, acclaimed directors, pioneering newcomers, enchanting animation and global award-winners.
Just Before Dawn
Dir Loren Slater, UK, 2010, 11min
Two friends rediscover the heady days of youth. Stars Evening Standard Award-winner Natalie Press.
Dir Sarah Wickens, UK, 2009, 4min
Magical British Animation Award-nominee celebrating the power of sunlight.
Electric Light Wonderland
Dir Susanna Wallin, UK, 2009, 12min
Three people work for the night of your life, packing a pent-up punch.
Dir Vicky Mather, UK, 2010, 11min
Live action and stop-frame tell an enchanting story of clockwork lives. Raindance's Best UK Short.
12 Sketches on the Impossibility of Being Still
Dir Magali Charrier, UK, 2010, 8min
A 'dance film' exploration of spaces where nothing happens. Encounters Award-winner.
Dir Elena Pomares, UK, 2010, 7min
A fox shelters in a cafe and sets out to acquire a muffin. Gently political, beautifully drawn animation.
Dir Marianne Elliott, UK, 2010, 15min
Award-winning stage director Elliott (War Horse) offers the magic of theatre. Stars Maxine Peake with a script by Abi Morgan (Birdsong).