Herself (2020)

Girls On Film – Focus on BFI London Film Festival with Tricia Tuttle, Phyllida Lloyd, Harriet Walter and Clare Dunne

When it’s on?  BFI YouTube, Tuesday 22 September, 20:00

Girls On Film is a film review podcast that looks at film from a female perspective. Join podcast host, critic and broadcaster Anna Smith as we dive into the recently announced programme for the BFI London Film Festival 2020 and highlight the incredible range of female filmmaking and talent showcased across the festival programme, joined by inimitable Festival Director, Tricia Tuttle.

We will be spotlighting Herself, Phyllida Lloyd’s stunning film depicting domestic abuse and recovery, and speaking to Phyllida, along with actor and co-writer Clare Dunne and actor Harriet Walter.

Herself was supported through production by the BFI using funds from the National Lottery.

Woman With a Movie Camera: Miss Juneteenth Q&A with director Channing Godfrey Peoples

When’s it on? BFI YouTube, Friday 25 September, 19:00

Director Channing Godfrey Peoples talks to Nicole Krystal Crentsil about her debut feature film, Miss Juneteenth, a moving family drama in which a former beauty queen and single mother prepares her rebellious teenage daughter to enter the same pageant she triumphed at in her youth.

Originally published: 21 September 2020