Candle Wave Feminists + Q&A w/Kangyu Garam (Booking not yet available)
2017. Directed by Kangyu Garam, Cert U , 40 mins.
This is one of the short films made as a part of an omnibus activist project called ‘Square’ that calls for the resignation of President Park Geun-hye. A number of feminist organizations have actively participated in the candlelight protests in Gwanghwamun Square. This film focuses on interviews to articulate how feminists have experienced and understood a series of incidents including the Sewol Ferry Disaster and the Gangnam Murder Case under Park’s administration. It reflects women’s history written from a feminist perspective that does not forget to include the feminists during the rallies as “citizens” who dared to subvert society and history.
British Museum, 30 Oct 17 2:00 pm
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Regent Street Cinema, 02 November 2017 6:30 pm