WAFTA @ THE MOVIES!

November 16, 2018
News

WAFTA is going to the movies again!  

After the hugely successful 'First Monday in May' screening last year, WAFTA is again proud to present a showing of the highly acclaimed Westwood movie at the Windsor cinema in Nedlands on Sunday 2nd December at 6.30pm.

Tickets are available for members, family and friends (accompanied by a member) and include a glass of wine.  Tickets: $20 each

We will be holding a raffle to win one of two fabulous books or a WAFTA membership!.  The books are 'Slow Clothing' by Jane Milburn, and 'Organic Embroidery' by Meredith Woolnough.  Both authors have been WAFTA workshop tutors. Raffle Tickets: $tba

COME AS A PUNK!  There will be a very special prize for the best punk in the audience! Get your rocks on!!

The first film to encompass the remarkable story of one of the true icons of our time, as she fights to maintain her brand's integrity, her principles - and her legacy.

SYNPOSIS

Since igniting the punk movement with ex-partner and Sex Pistols’ manager Malcolm McLaren, Dame Vivienne Westwood has been redefining British fashion for over 40 years, and is responsible for creating many of the most distinctive looks of our time. The film blends archive, beautifully crafted reconstruction, and insightful interviews with Vivienne’s fascinating network of collaborators, guiding us on her journey from a childhood in postwar Derbyshire to the runways of Paris and Milan. This is an intimate and poignant homage to one of the true cultural icons of our time, as she fights to maintain her brand’s integrity, her principles and her legacy in a business driven by consumerism, profit and global expansion.

ABOUT THE DIRECTOR

Lorna Tucker cut her teeth creating promos for bands such as Unkle, The Cult, and Queens of The Stone Age, and short films for McQueen, Vivienne Westwood, and Nike. Her work has shown at international festivals and museums including MAM Sao Paulo and Guggenheim Bilbao. 2018 sees the release of her first feature documentaries: Westwood and Amá—a delicate exposé of the forcible sterilization of Native American women in the latter half of the twentieth century.

BOOK NOW! 

WAFTA members and your family and friends are welcome to join us.

Members $20

Family and Friends $20 with WAFTA member

Watch the trailer:

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