Helen Jack
Helen Jack is co-Director of UnderWire Festival, and works as a freelance Events Producer. She was previously Director of Operations at Shooting People. Helen has curated short film programmes for a variety of festivals and produced one-off film events. She has written about film culture for The Quietus and Aesthetica Magazine and was Blog Editor for 4docs, Channel 4’s site for short documentaries.

Blog Entries by Helen Jack

Smurfs Up: Women Filmmakers Make a Splash in London

(0) Comments | Posted 21 November 2012 | (00:00)

Last year, during a period of procrastination, I came across a blog post by Australian author Max Barry called Dogs and Smurfs. In it, Barry explains that as the father of two daughters, he had become acutely aware of a world in which the default gender of animals...

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