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This session will showcase original material from Feminist Archive North and from feminist production companies Leeds Animation Workshop and Vera Media. We will also be showing some new material wherein filmmakers, academics and archivists reflect on both the archive itself and the act of archiving.

We are currently developing an interactive documentary (i-doc) that will bring together archival material from feminist archives and feminist filmmaking collectives, alongside contemporary video interviews with feminist filmmakers, activists and archivists on the process of making and archiving.

Feminist Filmmaking showcases the work of two independent feminist filmmaking collectives founded in Leeds during a time of intense activity in the Women’s Liberation Movement.

Archiving Women in Film and Television: Workshop Programme Hosted by Feminist Archive North, this afternoon workshop is supported by the Cultural and Creative Industries Exchange, University of Leeds; Leeds Animation Workshop; and Vera Media. It will include a presentation from the archives of the national Women’s Film, Television and Video Network and independent feminist filmmaking collectives Leeds Animation...

Engaging Archives: Women, Gender & Sexuality in the Archive: A networking workshop with archivists, librarians, donors and users of archives. Date: Thursday 16 October 2014 2.00-4.45 pm Venue: Brotherton Room, Special Collections, University of Leeds Hosted by Feminist Archive North and the School of History, with the support of the LHRI. The...