Join us for an intimate Q&A with pornographer, politician and PhD candidate Zahra Stardust. We will be talking about women’s filmmaking in the porn industry and the power and autonomy filmmakers can maintain in an industry fuelled by money and strained by legality.
The Seen & Heard Film Festival, which showcases women directors, writers and producers, held a session called Madam with a Movie Camera: Queer filmmaking and queer thinking: Talking Pornography. Is pornography bad for women? How does industry impact on the porn product? How does the product influence the consumer? And in this process – what role do women play?