Essay Film Festival Presents: Elizabeth (Katharine Meynell 2016)

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Venue: Birkbeck Cinema, 43 Gordon Square
Booking details: Free entry; booking recommended

Elizabeth concerns the life and work of typographer Elizabeth Friedlander. The film takes an essay form, describing what is known of her life, using archive footage interspersed with landscape and speculative images and text, probing the practical and political life of women surviving on wit and skill in early twentieth century Europe.

Following the screening the director Katharine Meynell will be in conversation with Esther Leslie.

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