Women Over Fifty Film Festival 2019

Shedunnit Productions is proud to sponsor this year’s WoFFF, http://wofff.co.uk an incredible film festival that celebrates stories about older women and women filmmakers over fifty! The Festival takes place in September 2019 in Lewes. Shedunnit Productions is...

Writing Women, Work and Power A Masterclass in Warsaw

Helen was delighted to give a screenwriting masterclass at this year’s Scriptfiesta https://scriptfiesta.pl  in Poland. Helen talked about power and gender when creating characters. Afterwards there was a fun book signing, where Helen met a lot of screenwriters who...

Writing Older Women Characters

Helen gave a talk for the Writers group of Women in Film and TV UK, on some of the representation issues writers face when the choose an older female protagonist. It was a packed night, with lots of laughter and frustrations about ageism affecting our characters and...

Ida Lupino’s Centenary

2018 was the centenary of Ida Lupino, actress turned producer and director. To celebrate this trailblazer of a Hollywood female filmmaker, Helen gave a talk on Feminism, Crime Writing, and 1940s Hollywood at Kino-Teatr in St Leonards on Sea, and also held a book...

Jailbird Detective’s Launch at the Worlds End Bookshop

What a fun night! Friends, family, vintage and crime lovers flocked to the Jailbird Detective book launch at the legendary World End Bookshop in Chelsea. Guests included best selling author Lisa Jewell, Director Stephen Frears and writer astrologer Yasmin Boland. Read...