Underwire Festival: Celebrating Shorts by Women

by atomeyeblog

 Underwire Festival 2103 kicks off November 19th and this year’s installement boasts a fantastic line up of films, discussions & events.

Some highlights below…..…and a lot more events and screenings at the Underwire Festival Website.  

  • XX Awards (November 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm )

The XX Award showcases films with film protagonists at their center. This award is supported by The Film Festival Doctor Runtime: 86 mins – £7.50 for a single screening Get tickets here: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/242204

  • Sonic Sirens (November 20 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm)

Best Sound Designer Competition Screening. Cells Happen – Shelly Nicholls Director: Shelly Nicholls/Producer: Lesley Adams/Written by: Shelly Nicholls Exploring what single celled organisms, the building blocks for life have evolved to shape us into what we are today. Tickets here: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/242205

  • She Scores (November 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm)

Best Composer Competition screening. Ticket to this event also includes entry to the following panel discussion ‘Synch: Matching Music to Pictures’. Tickets here: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/242206

  •  Synch: Matching Music to Pictures (November 20 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm)

Explore the dynamics, counterpoints and crescendos of the creative partnership between composers and directors in film. From how to access music regardless of the size of your budget, to marrying the right composing talent to the right project, to how the process works in reality between composers and directors, we will be tackling it all in this whistle-stop tour. The panel will feature Underwire’s first Best Composer winner Victoria Wijeratne. Tickets here: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/242258