Each year, Femspectives invites speakers and guests to participate in the festival. They may share their experiences with the audience, participate in or facilitate post-screening discussions and reflect on the films in the programme.Read More
The Femspectives 2020 Festival Trailer has dropped! Check it out and get a glimpse of the films you’ll be able to see at our online film festival.Read More
The COMPLETE programme for Femspectives 2021 – the feminist film festival in Glasgow – is now available!Read More
Joining the festival co-producers to deliver the film programme of this year’s Online Festival Weekender are guest curators Tanatsei Gambura and Ane Lopez.Read More
Femspectives is looking for a Festival Assistant who will support the delivery of the Online Festival Weekender 2021 and work closely with the two festival co-producers. The role comprises tasks including support on marketing, admin and technical aspects of the delivery of online events and is limited to 40 hours spread out over one month. All tasks will be carried out remotely.Read More
Save the Date for a special online edition of Femspectives – Glasgow Feminist Film Festival!Read More
We are so grateful for every single person who has contributed to Femspectives in the past, attended our events or engaged with us in other ways.
We started Femspectives in 2018 to create a platform for feminist storytelling in Glasgow and champion the creators of this work. We wanted to use film as a means of community building and provide opportunities for non-hierarchical conversations and learning experiences. Recent events have shown that we needed to take a step back and return to our starting point. We apologise for letting you down.
This is a public statement in response to Samar Ziadat’s Twitter thread from 6 June 2020.Read More
Femspectives supports and stands in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement and pledges to work against and challenge the systemic oppression and egregious violence that has been perpetrated on black lives.
As a white-led organisation that benefits from white privilege, we are examining our own complicity within the system. We are listening, learning and unlearning and have a long way to go. There are a lot of resources out there and we need to educate ourselves, without relying on our black friends, colleagues and families to shoulder that burden.
These are unprecedented times and with the government’s lockdown announcement from last night (Monday, 23 March 2020), we will all spend a lot more time in our homes than we are used to – and that can get boring and isolating!
The Femspectives team got together and brainstormed ideas for how we could provide something to do that battles both of these things. And we are very happy to present –Read More