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Short Sighted Cinema presents
Short Sighted Cinema: Women in Comedy
Thursday 6 April
All orders will be subject to a fee of £1.50 except if your tickets are free or if you are a member
In a nutshell
The best female British comedy filmmakers alongside live comedy acts.
Who says women aren’t funny? Short Sighted Cinema’s Women in Comedy event is a collection of the best British comedy short filmmaking alongside live comedy presented by Funny Women.
What to Expect
Enjoy a side-splittingly funny selection of ‘the next big things’ in comedy and put your questions to the filmmakers in a fun and informal Q&A.
Films include BAFTA nominated Standby by Charlotte Regan, 10 Years by Joan & May and more TBA. Plus, a special live performance from Alison Thea-Skot!
Chaotic, joyful character comedy from Alison Thea-Skot. As heard on BBC Radio 4.
‘Brave, silly, a little bit unhinged and very, very funny.’ ★★★★★ Funny Women
‘Devious and gleefully naughty characters.’ ★★★★ The Skinny
Short Sighted Cinema works to raise the profile of British short filmmaking through creative curation, engaging events and diverse collaborations, celebrating the very best emerging talent.
Funny Women are the UK’s leading female comedy community, helping women to perform, write and do business with humour.
What people are saying
'The eagle-eyed curators who run things are known for spotting the best new short films around.' – Londonist
'If it’s film that floats your boat, take up Short Sighted Cinema’s invitation.' – Time Out
Why does Rich Mix matter?
'Rich Mix is a brilliant cultural hub in the same neighbourhood as Short Sighted Cinema HQ (which is based on Brick Lane). We enjoy the diverse audiences and programming opportunities the space and the team provide.'
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Things you should know
This event is wheelchair accessible.