A celebration of the stars of a golden age of cinema in an intimate series of evenings combining storytelling, performance, presentations and most importantly film.
This was a unique collaboration between Scary Little Girls, The Poly (Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society) and Falmouth University’s Fashion & Textiles Institute.
Together we explored how female film stars pushed the boundaries both pre- and post-censorship, combining screenings of classic cinema with the sort of shenanigans you can only get away with in a salon.
We celebrated the glamorous filmic art that challenged the audiences of its day while treating our own audience to flirtatious cocktails, scene-setting live music and risqué tales of the secret and scandalous…
Our programme in full: