My mild mannered mother-in-law from Mildmay

Fletcher, Abbe Leigh [Director] and Akerman, Jessica [Artist] (2016) My mild mannered mother-in-law from Mildmay. (Documentary).


This short film evokes and explores the chaos and collaborative creativity involved in child rearing and filmmaking. Jessica retraces the steps of her mother-in-law Stella who grew up in Dalston in the 1950s. Both filmmaker and subject include their children in the process of making the film.

Item Type: Moving Image/Broadcast
Event Title: Film maker in the Family
Locations and Dates of Event:
LocationFrom DateTo Date
BFI Southbank Studio, London, U.K.24 September 201624 September 2016
Research Area: Anthropology
Art and design
Communication, cultural and media studies
Drama, dance and performing arts
Faculty, School or Research Centre: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (until 2017) > School of Performance and Screen Studies
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Depositing User: Katrina Clifford
Date Deposited: 20 Apr 2017 16:05
Last Modified: 28 Apr 2017 09:49

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