Wednesday 20th January 7.00pm
ICE and i4P present The Time is Now
The Time is Now is a national campaign about women and education, women’s rights and women and film.
Suffragette, Arts Centre Studio Theatre
Some extra tickets available. Please call the Box Office on 01695 584480.
Dir. Sarah Gavron, 2015
Running time: 106 mins
Tickets are free, but booking advisable
An intense drama that tracks the story of the early feminist movement as working women fought for the right to vote. Turning to violence as the only route to change they were willing to lose everything in their fight for equality. With Meryl Streep, Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter, Romola Garai
Speakers include Oscar-winning film producer Mia Bays, Birds Eye View; Professor Roger Shannon, ICE, Edge Hill University; Gail Heath, CEO, The Pankhurst Trust, Manchester.
There is also a free screening of the 2015 film He Named Me Malala at 3.00pm in the Creative Edge Lecture Theatre. Tickets are free, but booking advisable.