Ladyfest London 2008: 9-11 May





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Ladyfest - the photographic evidence

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Music Video Winner

film group @ May 12, 2008 # 2 Comments

Winner of Music Video Vote
The winner of the Fear of a Female Planet audience vote was “Sometimes”.
SpiriTwo’s Yael-Claire Shahmoon received a certificate and attended a screening at the Camden Underworld on 10 May during the Ladyfest Party. Congratulations to her!
Winner: Sometimes (03:37, Israel, 2007)
Dir: Yael-Claire Shahmoon (SpiriTwo), Asi Oren, David Parente, Alon Gerson
Music: SpiriTwo
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Changes to the workshop programme

Terese @ May 9, 2008 # One Comment

Just to let you know there have been some changes to the workshop schedule since the programme went to print:
The Songwriters workshop is cancelled (was Resource Centre 3:45-5:15pm). The Radical Practical Feminist Self-Defence will be running instead at this time in this venue.
The Feminist Self-Defence (was Islington Arts Factory 10am-12noon) has now moved to Saturday [...]

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From Sad Rags to Glad Rags!

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Don’t forget to bring a few old clothes to Ladyfest on Sunday afternoon. Beth from Pedalkraft, an expert clothing customiser, will be on hand at the Islington Arts Factory on Sunday afternoon. She will show you how to revive your tired wardrobe and put the zoot back into your suit! You could swap something with [...]

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Ladyfest comedy night/launch party Thursday night

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Comedy gig at the North London Tavern (map), Thursday night, starting at 7.30pm and featuring Holly Walsh, Helen Keen, Joanna Neary, Helen Arney, Miriam Elia, Christina Martin, Juliet Meyers and with MC Verity Carter. Free entry!
Also a chance to collect your wrist band for the rest of the festival.

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check out the trailer for aleessi…!

film group @ May 6, 2008 # No Comment Yet

Aleessi…An African Actress is showing at 2.30pm on Sunday 11th May at the IAF with Anna from Benin.  Screening to be presented by Roz from the Ghanaian film festival and attended by Brenda Parkerson producer of Anna from Benin. After the films there will be a vegetarian East African buffet, stalls and live music.
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greetings from the woman director!

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Click on the youtube below link to see a special greeting to Ladyfest London from Jürgen Vsych director of Ophelia Learns to Swim screening on Friday 9th of May at 5pm in the IAF. (See the films programme link for more info).

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Fear of a Female Planet, women’s music videos and films

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Ladyfest London Films presents Fear of a Female Planet:
women’s music videos and films at Ladyfest London 9 – 11 May 2008
Over the three days of the festival celebrating women’s art and culture, music videos and short music films directed by and featuring women are screening at Islington Arts Factory. An audience vote will [...]

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Ladyfest London Films take over radio

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Ladyfest London Films are producing Resonance 104.4FM’s film programme I’m
Ready For My Close Up on Thursday 8th May 10.30pm - 11.00pm BST in London on
104.4FM and streamed live at

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ladyfest bands on youtube

film group @ April 23, 2008 # No Comment Yet

not sure who they are or what they sound like?? click this link for the ladyfest london playlist

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