You know what’s a good thing to do on a Thursday night? Seeing a film that’s never been shown in Philadelphia before!
The International House, in partnership with Permanent Wave Philly, is hosting a film screening of She Said Boom: The Story of Fifth Column on July 16. Directed by Kevin Hegge, the film follows Fifth Column, a band of four young Toronto women. In the early eighties they collaborated in various music, film, and self-publication projects to defy conventions of art practice, gender ideas, and to challenge homophobia. These efforts eventually led to global art and political movements. The film explores their work in-depth, and offers an explanation of why you may not have heard of them, despite their impact. Continue reading →