GFT + Unite Hospitality: Activism: Past and Future

Tuesday 14 November 2023
17:45 – 20:00 – GFT

A Special Event marking the historic union agreement between Glasgow Film Theatre and Unite Hospitality. Two short films followed by a panel discussion entitled: Transforming Hospitality and Tourism: From Havana to Glasgow

My Contribution / Mi Aporte
Sara Gòmez I Cuba 1972 I 33m I Spanish with English subtitles I Fiction l I N/C 12+

A fascinating illustration of the practical difficulties women encountered when they sought to achieve economic integration and equality with men in a country at the height of revolution. How do you play your part if you’re still responsible for the children and the home?

Red Skirts on Clydeside
Jenny Woodley/Christine Bellamy | UK 1984 | 40.37m | English | Fiction | PG

A documentary which looks at the process of rediscovering women’s history using the 1915 Glasgow Rent Strike as a focal point. Includes interviews with women about their memories of Socialist organisations in Glasgow and personalities involved in the Strike.

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