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Event: For the Love of Film Photography CommissionDate: 2016-2017Venue: Various Locations-

Exhibition: FOR THE LOVE OF FILM: Women Leading the Way

PHOTOGRAPHS BY PHIL FISK To coincide with BAFTA Cymru’s An Audience with Sian Grigg on the 26th April 2019, BAFTA presents, for the first time in Wales, a free exhibition of recently commissioned portraits of women leading the way in the film industry, taken from the ongoing series For the Love of Film. The theme of Women Leading the Way was first introduced at the British Academy Cymru Awards in 2018. OPENING TIMES: MONDAYS - SATURDAYS 9:00 - 17:00 (Closed Bank Holidays)
Tuesday, 9 April 2019 - 9:00am to Saturday, 27 April 2019 - 5:00pm
Cardiff School of Art & Design, Cardiff Metropolitan University, CF5 2YB
The Fight publicity still

Screening: The Fight + Q&A with Jessica Hynes + Ryan Eddleston

Tina, a busy mother of three, can barely find any time for herself. With her husband on nightshifts, her eldest daughter being bullied at school, her parents’ relationship on the rocks, not to mention juggling her own full-time job, she feels life overwhelming her. But get even more complicated when the reappearance of a former school rival forces Tina to face up to some difficult memories. Determined to regain control, Tina steps into the boxing ring and discovers how to fight for herself.
Tuesday, 23 April 2019 - 6:00pm
Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff

Yuli + Q&A - Glasgow Screening

Biopic inspired by the life of the acclaimed dancer Carlos Acosta. The young dancer, nicknamed Yuli, fights prejudice from the streets of his native Cuba, all the way to London’s prestigious Royal Ballet.
Tuesday, 23 April 2019 - 6:30pm
The Grosvenor Cinema, Glasgow
TV Preview: Mum

TV Preview: Mum

A preview of the third series of the BAFTA-winning BBC comedy followed by a Q+A with with writer Stefan Golaszewski and actors Lesley Manville and Peter Mullan.
Wednesday, 24 April 2019 - 6:45pm
Princess Anne Theatre, 195 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9LN

Member Screening - THE WHITE CROW

From Rudolf Nureyev’s poverty-stricken childhood to his blossoming as a student dancer in Leningrad, to his arrival at the epicenter of western culture in Paris in the early 1960s and a nail-biting stand-off at the Le Bourget airport, THE WHITE CROW is the true story of an incredible journey by a unique artist who transformed the world of ballet forever.
Wednesday, 24 April 2019 - 7:30pm
New York City
BAFTA Cymru Awards, Press Room, Cardiff, Wales, UK - 02 Oct 2016

An Audience with Sian Grigg

Siân Grigg is a make up designer known for her work on The Revenant, Ex Machina and The Aviator. She received the BAFTA Cymru Sian Phillips Award in 2016.
Friday, 26 April 2019 - 6:30pm
Cardiff School of Art & Design, Cardiff Metropolitan University
Punchdrunk for Games in Physical Spaces

Games Panel: Games in Physical Spaces

How we play has never been more varied. Games are now found on multiple platforms, in all sorts of genres, with dramatically different design approaches - so what happens when video games enter the real world?
Friday, 26 April 2019 - 7:30pm
Princess Anne Theatre, 195 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9LN

Member Screening - PENGUINS

Narrated by Ed Helms (“The Office,” “The Hangover” trilogy,”The Daily Show with Jon Stewart”), Disneynature’s all-new feature film PENGUINS is a coming-of-age story about an Adélie penguin named Steve who joins millions of fellow males in the icy Antarctic spring on a quest to build a suitable nest, find a life partner and start a family. None of it comes easily for him, especially considering he's targeted by everything from killer whales to leopard seals, who unapologetically threaten his happily ever after.
Saturday, 27 April 2019 - 11:00am
New York City

Member Screening - ASK DR. RUTH

Ask Dr. Ruth chronicles the incredible life of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, a Holocaust survivor who became America's most famous sex therapist. With her diminutive frame, thick German accent, and uninhibited approach to sex therapy and education, Dr. Ruth transformed the conversation around sexuality. As she approaches her 90th birthday and shows no signs of slowing down, Dr. Ruth revisits her painful past and unlikely path to a career at the forefront of the sexual revolution.
Sunday, 28 April 2019 - 3:30pm
New York City
Sliced

TV Preview: Sliced

A preview of the new UKTV comedy followed by a Q+A with Samson Kayo, Theo Barklem-Biggs, Phil Bowker and Al Campbell.
Wednesday, 1 May 2019 - 6:45pm
Princess Anne Theatre, 195 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9LN

Member Screening - TOLKIEN

TOLKIEN explores the formative years of the renowned author’s life as he finds friendship, courage and inspiration among a fellow group of writers and artists at school. Their brotherhood strengthens as they grow up and weather love and loss together, including Tolkien’s tumultuous courtship of his beloved Edith Bratt, until the outbreak of the First World War which threatens to tear their fellowship apart. All of these experiences would later inspire Tolkien to write his famous Middle-earth novels.
Wednesday, 1 May 2019 - 7:00pm
New York City

Yuli + Q&A - Edinburgh Screening

Biopic inspired by the life of the acclaimed dancer Carlos Acosta. The young dancer, nicknamed Yuli, fights prejudice from the streets of his native Cuba, all the way to London’s prestigious Royal Ballet.
Thursday, 2 May 2019 - 6:00pm
The Odeon, Lothian Road
Wild Rose

Industry Insights: Wild Rose

BAFTA Scotland will host a round table session prior to BAFTA members’ sold out screening of Wild Rose. Key talent from the production have agreed to host a round table for a limited number of career starters with a named credit on a least one project (including student films/YouTube videos etc) and actively pursuing a career in the TV industry.
Tuesday, 7 May 2019 - 4:00pm
The White Box, So L.A., Glasgow
Wild Rose
Sold out

Wild Rose + Q&A - Glasgow Screening

Bursting with raw talent, charisma and cheek, fresh-out-of-prison Rose-Lynn Harlan is desperate to escape Glasgow and make it as a Nashville country singer.
Tuesday, 7 May 2019 - 6:30pm
Everyman Cinema, Princes Square, Glasgow
Inside The Operating Theatre

Industry Insights: Inside the Operating Theatre

Key talent from the production have agreed to hos a round table session prior to the BAFTA member’s screening of Inside the Operating Theatre. It is available to a limited number of career starters with a named credit on a least one project (including student films/YouTube videos etc) and actively pursuing a career in the TV industry.
Thursday, 9 May 2019 - 4:00pm
The White Box, So L.A., Glasgow
Inside The Operating Theatre

TV Preview: Inside the Operating Theatre + Q&A

Inside the Operating Theatre, a brand new 20x60’ series for UKTV’s premium entertainment channel W, offers viewers exclusive access to the busy day surgery unit at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn, Norfolk.

Thursday, 9 May 2019 - 6:30pm
Everyman Cinema, Princes Square, Glasgow
Dirt Road to Lafayette

Dirt Road to Lafayette

Murdo, 15, and his father, Tom, journey from Scotland to North Alabama to visit their American/Scots relatives after the death of his mother.
Tuesday, 14 May 2019 - 6:30pm
The Grosvenor Cinema, Glasgow
Gwen headline image

Preview screening: Gwen + Q&A with William McGregor

In the stark beauty of 19th Century Snowdonia a young girl tries desperately to hold her home together. Struggling with her mother’s mysterious illness, her father’s absence and a ruthless mining company encroaching on their land. A growing darkness begins to take grip of her home, and the suspicious local community turns on Gwen and her family.

Thursday, 16 May 2019 - 6:00pm
Chapter Arts Centre
Obey

Preview screening: Obey + Q&A

OBEY is about Leon, a nineteen year old boy with an alcoholic mother who has grown up in and out of care. Finally free from adult supervision, Leon begins to rail against the injustice of his reality as his dreams become more and more unattainable and distant. The clashing of two very different worlds results in a tragic love story in the heady days leading up to dramatic social unrest.
Friday, 17 May 2019 - 3:00pm
The Reading Rooms, Alex Design building, Swansea, SA1 5DX