British Women Filmmakers and Colour Films

‘British Women Amateur Filmmakers and Colour Films Symposium’ 2 March 2018.
Location: East Anglian Film Archive, John and Joy Chittock Research Room, County Hall, Norwich, NR1 2DQ.

This event has been organised by the BAFTSS Special Interest Group on Amateur Cinema.


11.00 – 13.00 Presentations
Dr Heather Norris Nicholson (University of Huddersfield), ‘Yorkshire women’s mid-century amateur filmmaking: colour and context’
Jane Fish (Imperial War Museum), ‘”Because I thought it was far more natural….” the early colour films of Rosie Newman’
Dr Annamaria Motrescu-Mayes (University of Cambridge), Ludic domesticity and Royal family matters in colour’
Dr Paul Frith & Dr Keith Johnston (University of East Anglia), ‘Women, Amateur Film, and Colour Processes’

14.00 Panel discussion & Q&A

16.00 Free Screening – British Women Amateur Filmmakers, Cinema City (Screen 3), Norwich. Book tickets