DAUGHTERS OF DARKNESS: WOMEN HORROR DIRECTORS

Date/Time
Date(s) - Tue. Oct. 17, 2017 - Tue. Nov. 21, 2017
12:00 am

Location
Microcinema [ ÊTRE]

Instructor
Alanna Thain, Anne Golden, Karen Herland, Kristopher Woofter, Rosanna Maule

Admission

In this five-week course, five different instructors focus on issues related to women’s and gender issues in horror. Topics include horror films by female directors, feminist horror, feminist readings of horror, and female performances of abjection in horror. Films include CARRIE (Brian De Palma, 1976), TÉSIS (Alejandro Amenábar, 1996), JENNIFER’S BODY (Karyn Kusama, 2009), THE BABADOOK (Jennifer Kent, 2014), and EVOLUTION (Lucile Hadžihalilović, 2015).

Tuesday nights, 7-10pm

17 October  – Kristopher Woofter, on CARRIE (1976)

24 October – Alanna Thain, on EVOLUTION

31 October – Halloween Break

7  November – Rosanna Maule, on  TÉSIS

14 November – Karen Herland, on THE BABADOOK

21 November – Anne Golden, on JENNIFER’S BODY

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