Women Make Film Episode 7: Bodies and Sex

M
10 September
1:00pm
Location informationArc Cinema
Event costFree (bookings essential)

Bodies 

Bodies in cinema can be enticing, athletic or brutalised. Jane Fonda narrates this chapter about how some of the great directors – including Agnès Varda, Andrea Arnold, Marva Nabili, Pirjo Honkasalo, Márta Mészáros and Wanda Jakubowska – have filmed bodies. 

Sex 

From bodies to sex – one of the most controversial aspects of film. This chapter reveals a variety of ways of showing sex on screen, from directors Diane Kurys, Lucile Hadžihalilović, Jamie Babbit, Safi Faye, Athina Rachel Tsangari, Alison de Vere, Carine Adler, Donna Deitch, Miranda July, Lucía Puenzo, Maren Ade, Chantal Akerman and others. 

See more episodes in our Women Make Film series.

 

PLAN YOUR VISIT

Bookings are essential for all ticketed events. Learn about measures we have in place to keep you COVID-safe here. See the ACT Government COVID-19 website for more information.

CLUB NFSA

Be rewarded for every paid screening, event or exhibition at the NFSA every time you visit. Your seventh visit is free. More details on Club NFSA at our Ticketing page.