Tangerine (15) + Queer DIY cinema panel

Last Frame Film Club

Tangerine (15) + Queer DIY cinema panel

SUNDAY 29 SEPTEMBER, 16.00, LEYTONSTONE LIBRARY

Following on from the Last Frame Smartphone Film Festival, we'll be continuing our iPhone-made theme with a screening of modern classic Tangerine and a panel looking to queer, underground filmmaking.

16:00 - LGBTQ+ Shorts
Dix Pix
UK, Dir Steven Fraser
This will screen with English subtitles

​Welcome to the World
USA, Dir Albert M. Chan

La Berenjena
UK/Spain, Dir Gsus Lopez
This will screen with English subtitles

16:20 - Tangerine (15)
Shot entirely on an iPhone 5s, Tangerine follows Sin-Dee Rella, a transgender sex worker in Hollywood who discovers her boyfriend, and pimp, has been cheating on her during her brief time in prison.

USA 2015 Dir Sean Baker 88 mins
Please note, this film contains strong language, sex, sex references and drug use.
This film has been classified as 15 by the BBFC which means no one under the age of 15 will be permitted into this screening.

'...an example of low-budget filmmaking at its best, proof that there is really no excuse to not be making movies if youʼve got a smartphone in your pocket' - Little White Lies

17:50 - Queer DIY cinema panel
Following the screening, there will be a panel discussion with queer filmmakers and programmers looking at the relationship between DIY and queer filmmaking. Stick around and have Qs to hand.

Panellists:
Hakeem Kazeem
Film programmer and curator for Fringe! Queer Film Fest, Bernie Grants Art Centre and founder of Batty Mama, a Black Queer/LGBTQIA+ mixed arts club night.

​Amy Coop
Multi award-winning writer, director and producer working largely in short film and drama. She was selected for the BBC Drama Director Initiative in 2018 and has gone on to direct Doctors and Hollyoaks.

​Theresa Heath
A PhD candidate researching queer film festivals and cinema at King’s College, London. She is also founder and producer of Wotever DIY Film Festival.

​Carine Koleilat
Lebanese queer filmmaker and sound designer. Founder of the production company Blue Fox who working on documentaries and feature films, as well as advertising for brands such as Nike.

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