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Our Next Event: "Offside!" Screening & Drawing Workshop at the French Institute

Special Screening on January 20th, 2024 will be followed by a free drawing workshop at CINÉ LUMIÈRE 17 Queensberry Place London SW7 2DT

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Special Screening at Ciné Lumière on January 20th, 2024

The drawing session after the screening is facilitated by Iranian artist Fatima Vahabi, one of the RAW collective of female refugee artists supported by Karmabank, a charity partner to the French Institute in London. Vahabi presented paintings at the Saatchi Gallery during Frieze Week.

The event announcement is launched in solidarity with the #noexcuse campaign to end violence against women and girls, and with our commitment to #SEE: Supporting Equality Everywhere.

More than 1 million girls in the UK lose interest in sport as teenagers.

Research has found that 59% of teenage girls who used to be sporty like competitive sport, but they’re being failed due to early-years stereotyping, inadequate opportunities.

It is well documented that taking part in physical activity can have a profound and positive effect on mental wellbeing as well as providing many pivotal life skills such as resilience, teamwork and communication. – The Guardian

The Offside! event on January 20th, 2024 is hoping to tip the balance by empowering and encouraging young women to get excited and involved in sport.

This is our second film and drawing event with the Institut Français – a cooperation stretching back over 5 years to our premiere of Ai Wei Wei’s “The Rest.”

The first workshop had over 50 participants, including newly arrived Afghan women evacuated from Kabul, some of whom had never been to a cinema before.

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Supported and Organised by The French Institute

The Institut Français is the French Agency of the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs in charge of promoting French culture overseas and international cultural exchanges.

Poetry

Performance by Ziba Karbassi, the Iranian Poet and a former director of PEN International Relations and chair of Exiled Writers Ink.

Music

Songs performed by Nouf, a young fresh voice from the new Saudi Diaspora. Nouf has come to the UK seeking asylum from stifling guardianship laws and controls on female liberties in her homeland.

 

Presented by Para triathlete

The programme is presented by Ayuna Berbidaeva, para triathlete, contemporary dancer & Sports & Performance Ambassador for Karmabank.

This is me. I am going to School.

Dream picture drawn during a KarmaBank "Film + Art" session.By an afghan grandmother who was never allowed to go to school.