Andrea Arnold -- 7th Annual Contemporary Directors Symposium

London, 13. May 2014.

BFI Southbank, London - TUESDAY 13th MAY 2014 - NFT3

From the Oscar-winning short Wasp (2003) to the innovative adaptation Wuthering Heights(2011), Andrea Arnold’s films have established her as one of our most  uncompromising and important directors. The Contemporary Directors Symposium returns to the BFI Southbank for an afternoon of presentations and discussion exploring Arnold’s films, including Wasp, Red Road (2006), Fish Tank (2009) and Wuthering Heights.

Speakers include:
Catherine Grant (University of Sussex)
Amber Jacobs (Birkbeck College, University of London)
Michael Lawrence (University of Sussex)
Jonny Murray (Edinburgh College of Art)
Sue Thornham (University of Sussex)

We are delighted to announce that Andrea Arnold will be attending the symposium in person to both talk about her work and answer questions from the audience.

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