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Films for Frockistas #2 - Westwood: Punk; Icon; Activist

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Event description

Second in a series of Sunday arvo get-togethers to watch documentaries and talk frocks, fabrics and fashion. All people who love to sew and other fabric appreciators welcome. 

On Sunday 8th May we'll be screening Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist (2018) directed by Lorna Tucker (1hr 19min)

About the film:

With exclusive, unprecedented access, WESTWOOD: PUNK, ICON, ACTIVIST the first film about the grande dame of punk and enfant terrible of British fashion, Vivienne Westwood. The film explores her uphill struggle to success, looking closely at her artistry, activism and cultural significance. Blending iconic archive and new footage, this intimate story is told in Vivienne’s own words, and through touching interviews with her inner circle. 

See the trailer HERE:

Learn more about the making of the documentary HERE

About Films for Frockistas

Once a week during May/June we're having a Sunday arvo session at Songlines for frockistas and frockaholics. Join like-minded peeps to watch a film, share nibbles and sewing tips. You can bring what you're working on for show and tell. 

We have set aside 2.5 hrs in the Songlines Experience Space for it. The space is air-conditioned, has a large screen and excellent sound system.

Doors open at 3.30 and the screening will start at 4.00 pm.

On the program over coming weeks are iconic documentaries including The First Monday in May, The Gospel According to Andre and more. 

What to bring

We have bench seats, please bring your own chair and/or cushion if you'd like a bit more comfort. You are welcome to bring your own drinks/nibbles too. We'll be providing some too.

Who is putting this together

This is a Songlines project in collaboration with Flying Fox Fabrics & Darwin Frocktails

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