Episode 3: Whip it (with Prof. Linda Ruth Williams & Dr. Shelly Cobb)

Introduction and audience discussion of Drew Barrymore’s Whip It (2009) with guest speaker Dr Laura Canning. The episode also analyses issues of gender with regards to the film industry and academia and Dario interviews Prof. Linda Ruth Williams and Dr Shelley Cobb about their AHRC funded research project investigating the status and role of women filmmakers. 

Show Notes:

Whip It at IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1172233/?ref_=nv_sr_1

PhD Studentship page for the Women in Contemporary UK Film project: https://www.jobs.soton.ac.uk/Vacancy.aspx?ref=499514F4