Suffragette (Previously screened on 9th February 2018)Screening at Leigh Parish Church
"The foot soldiers of the early feminist movement, women who were forced underground to pursue a dangerous game of cat and mouse with an increasingly brutal State."
Released 12th October 2015, Biography/Drama/History
Running time 1 hour 46 minutes, IMDB rating 6.9
Cast Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne-Marie Duff, Brendan Gleeson, Meryl Streep, Ben Whishaw
Director Sarah Gavron, Writer Abi Morgan
This film is being shown to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of Women being given the Vote and is presented in association with the Leigh branch of the W.A.S.P.I., Women Against State Pension Inequality campaign. They can be found online at www.waspi.co.uk/leigh and on Twitter at @leighWaspi