Issues of racism and discrimination at core of Foyle Film Festival 2018

Wed, 28/02/2018 - 11:46 -- Editor

Foyle Film Festival 2018: Over 30 acclaimed and award-winning films exploring issues of race, representation and diversity will be screened as part of the Foyle Film Festival’s annual Intercultural and Anti-Racism Programme next month.  From Tuesday 20 March to 6 April, the programme offers primary, post-primary schools, and the public, an opportunity to explore local and global issues such as racism, discrimination and harassment through the medium of film.Key historic moments such as the 100th anniversary of the Representation of the People Act 1918, which gave some women the right to vote for the first time, will be marked with a special screening of 'Suffragette'.