In person


23 October Introduction: Baby Face, Queen’s Film Theatre, Belfast

23 September Introduction and Q&A: A Free Soul, Hippodrome Cinema, Bo’ness

22 September Introduction and Q&A: Baby Face, Glasgow Film Theatre

21 September Introduction and Q&A: Red-Headed Woman, Edinburgh Filmhouse

18 September Introduction: Orochi, Pirmoji Banga, Vilnius, Lithuania

16 September Introduction: He Who Gets Slapped, Pirmoji Banga, Vilnius, Lithuania

16 September Talk: ‘The Trouble With Old Movies’, Pirmoji Banga, Vilnius, Lithuania

28 August Introduction: Red-Headed Woman, Lewes Depot, East Sussex

28 August Introduction: Baby Face, Lewes Depot, East Sussex

16 August Introduction: Baby Face, BFI Southbank, London

16 August Introduction: Red-Headed Woman, BFI Southbank, London

13 August Lecture: Olivia Colman: A Very British Film Star, Chichester International Film Festival

3 August Introduction: Dance, Girl, Dance, BFI Southbank, London

24 July Introduction: Baby Face, Cinema Rediscovered, Bristol

23 July Introduction: Red-Headed Woman, Cinema Rediscovered, Bristol

21 July Pre-Code Cinema: Rules are Made to Be Broken, Cinema Rediscovered, Bristol

29 June DVD Awards ceremony, Il Cinema Ritrovato, Bologna

21 June Nosferatu panel discussion, Regent Street Cinema, London

30 May Online lecture: The Women Who Built Hollywood: A Feminist History of Early Cinema, London Drawing Group

18 May Q&A with the producer and editor of Letter to Brezhnev, Cinema of Ideas, online.

15 & 18 May Introduction: Cabaret, Riverside Studios, London

18 March Introduction: Nasty Women Gender Rebels: The Night Rider & Rowdy Ann, Hippodrome Silent Film Festival, Bo’ness

13 March Kino Quickies: The Ghost Camera, Kino Cinema, Bermondsey, London

7 March Online lecture: Asta Nielsen, Siren of the Silent Screen, London Drawing Group

5 March Introduction: Earth Spirit, BFI Southbank, London

5 March Introduction: The Decline/AKA Downfall, BFI Southbank, London

24 February Online lecture: Jean Simmons: Cricklewood, Hollywood & Beyond, Highgate Cemetery, online

16 February Directors Q&A, The Real Charlie Chaplin, Bertha DocHouse, London

3 February Lecture: The ABC of Asta Nielsen, BFI Southbank, London

3 February Introduction: The Abyss and The ABC of Love, BFI Southbank, London

12 January Introduction: Casque d’Or, BFI Southbank, London


4 December Introduction: Thelma & Louise, Riverside Studios, London

30 November Presentation: The Reality of Child Stardom, Coram, online

24 November Q&A with costume designer Susannah Buxton, The Cinema of Ideas, online

26 August Post-screening discussion, F For Fake, Silver Screen Cinema, Folkestone

5 August All About Bette Davis panel,BFI Southbank, London

31 July Introducing The More the Merrier, Cinema Rediscovered, Watershed, Bristol

30 July Rewriting Film History (With the Women In It) Cinema Rediscovered, Watershed, Bristol

29 July Introducing The Last Picture Show, Cinema Rediscovered, Watershed, Bristol

28 July Philip French Memorial Lecture, Cinema Rediscovered, Watershed, Bristol

20 March Prix de Beauté: Introduction and and post-film Q&A, Hippodrome Silent Film Festival, online

11 April Hosting panel: Amazing Tales Online, San Francisco Silent Film Festival, online


20 November Introducing An Affair to Remember, Cary Comes Home, online

17 November Hosting panel: BFI Film Classics: A New Era, online

28 October Lecture: Louise Brooks – Lulu and Beyond, online.

29 September Q&A: The Great Buster: a Celebration, Genesis Cinema, London.

4 July Introduction: Hippfest at Home screening of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (1920), online.

CANCELLED 1 April She Found It at the Movies book launch talks, BFI Southbank, London

CANCELLED 19 March ‘Dumb jewels’: Shakespeare on the Silent Screen, Hippodrome Silent Film Festival, Bo’ness

CANCELLED 18 March Introducing The Wind, BFI Southbank, London

25 January Introducing Cabaret, New Park Cinema, Chichester

18 January Post-film panel with Birds Eye View, Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché, Bertha Dochouse, London

12 January Introducing Top Hat, Hippodrome Cinema, Bo’ness


18 November Extended introduction: Cabaret, Deptford Cinema

13 November Introducing The Devil’s Stairway, London Korean Film Festival, Picturehouse Central

5 November Moderating panel: Working with the Archive, London Korean Film Festival

30 October Introducing The Naked City, BFI Southbank, London

26 October ‘Hugh Jackman: The Latest Showman’, BFI Southbank, London

20 October Introducing Abwege, Watershed, Bristol

9 August Proms Plus Talk: The Warner Bros Story, Imperial College Union, London

27 July Film Critics’ Insights panel, Cinema Rediscovered, Bristol

26 July Introducing Alice Guy Blaché shorts, Cinema Rediscovered, Bristol

25 July Introducing Notorious, Cinema Rediscovered, Bristol

27 June DVD Awards ceremony, Il Cinema Ritrovato, Bologna

13 June The Hot Take: The B Word, BFI Southbank, London

13 June Introducing Diary of a Lost Girl, BFI Southbank, London

11 June Early Women Filmmakers Blu-ray launch, BFI Southbank, London

14 May Critics’ Salon: High Life, BFI Southbank, London

24 March Introductory lecture, Shoes, Forum Cinema, Hexham

22 March Introducing The Blot, Hippodrome Silent Film Festival, Bo’ness

8 March Introduction and Q&A with Tara Judah, Lois Weber night, Borderlines Film Festival, Courtyard, Hereford

6 March Introduction to City Lights, BFI Southbank, London

2 February Lecture on Barbara Stanwyck and Melodrama, Barbara Stanwyck in the Spotlight, BFI Southbank, London

29 January Q&A with Jing Lusi, Crazy Rich Asians screening, Welcome Cinema + Kitchen, London

18 January Introductory lecture for Pandora’s Box, Croft Hall, Hungerford


29 November Introducing Exit Smiling, BFI Southbank, London

29 November Women and Silent Comedy panel, BFI Southbank, London

25 November Introducing His Girl Friday, Cary Grant Festival, The Cube, Bristol

12 November Illustrated talk, The Many Lives of Jane Fonda, BFI Southbank, London

6 November Introducing Pandora’s BoxFilm Bath, Odeon, Bath

5 November Lois Weber Q&A, Film Bath, Chapel Arts Centre, Bath

28 October Illustrated talk on Anita Loos, Broad Strokes: Trailblazing Comedy ScreenwritersBFI Southbank, London

26 October Introducing Shoes & Suspense, Cambridge Film Festival, Emmanuel College

15 August Introducing The Bitter Tea of General YenBFI Southbank, London

13 August Illustrated talk, Agnès Varda and Cléo From 5 to 7, Chichester Film Festival

4 August Illustrated talk, An Afternoon with Joan Crawford, BFI Southbank, London

29 July Q&A with Pawel Pawlikowski after Cold War, BFI Southbank, London

26-27 July Film Critics’ Workshop, Cinema Rediscovered, Bristol

8 July Introducing Pandora’s Box, Rich Mix, London