Culture

these films tackled the major social issues of 2018

Using creativity to fight back against crushing global politics.
Jade Jackman
12.19.18
Culture

join gal-dem at house of vans in the lead up international women’s day

They’re holding an event this Sunday in support of black feminist organisation Imkaan, dedicated to addressing violence against black and minority ethnic women and girls.
Jade Jackman
3.2.18
Culture

why we must take a creative approach to sexual health

Black Fly zine is using art to change the usual narrative around sexual wellbeing, focusing on bringing people of colour into the conversation.
Jade Jackman
8.21.17
Film

why POC filmmakers are more vital than ever

Jade Jackman’s Eye Want Change initiative endeavours to find the world’s budding Barry Jenkins'.
Jade Jackman
3.2.17
Film

how do you make a film about detained women that your government doesn't want you to see?

Phones and recording devices are banned at the notorious Yarl's Wood Immigration Removal Centre, so filmmaker Jade Jackman had to be creative in documenting the lives of women asylum seekers detained there. Here, Jackman issues a rallying cry to...
Jade Jackman
2.17.17
Culture

london's sisters uncut march was a reminder of what feminism really means

Whilst feminist direct action group Sisters Uncut pushed those sat in Westminster to acknowledge the brutal reality of their cuts to domestic violence services yesterday, the creative actions and displays of the Sisters were a reminder of what feminism...
Jade Jackman
6.8.16
Culture

why islamophobia should matter to you...

In the midst of Islamophobia Awareness Month and in the wake of violent attacks against muslim women, the director of a new documentary looks into the worrying state of Islamophobia today...
Jade Jackman
11.13.15
Film

india’s daughter director leslee udwin on feminism and having your film banned

Sheffield DocFest Youth Jury member and feminist filmmaker Jade Jackman caught up with Leslee Udwin at the film festival after a screening of her controversial documentary India’s Daughter, about the Delhi gang rape.
Jade Jackman
6.11.15