Leeds International Film Festival comes to Bramley

Bramley Elderly Action is delighted to announce that Bramley Lawn will play host to an LIFF29 logo squareevent in the prestigious Leeds International Film Festival.

Older active film-makers: Cinage at Bramley Lawn‘ (1.30-3.30, Saturday 14th November) is a screening of 10 short fictional films made by older people in Leeds (working with the Northern Film School, Leeds Beckett University), Italy, Portugal and Slovenia, on the Cinage LogoEuropean Cinage project. These shorts together reveal an experienced and varied perspective on the world.

The films will last about an hour in total. Some of the film-makers will be present to discuss their experiences and answer questions, and you will be able to find out how you could get involved in learning how to make a film, and actually doing it, yourself!Northern Film School logo

Grab a coffee and a bacon buttie at the Bramley Lawn cafe before the films, and stayRichard Wilcocks being filmed for a slice of cake and a post-film discussion with some of the film-makers.

This is a free event. Any donations to Bramley Elderly Action will be welcomed.

To book your place email franbramleyea@gmail.com. Transport available for over 60’s in Bramley, Stanningley & Swinnow – please call 0113 236 1644 to book, if transport will enable you to attend.

Bramley Lawn is a community social centre managed by Bramley Elderly Action, off Rossefield Approach, Bramley, Leeds, LS13 3RU.

Leeds International Film Festival is the largest film festival in England outside London and is now in Its 29th year. The 2015 Festival will host around 350 films and events and is a qualifying film festival for the Oscars. In 2014 the Festival welcomed more than 40,000 visitors.