AboutPeaches Christ Retrospective
In Conversation with Joshua Grannell
3rd October 2010
Cornerhouse, 70 Oxford Street, Manchester, M1 5NH
16:10 £5.50 / £4.50
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Join director Joshua Grannell and Dr Patrica MacCormack of Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, to discuss Joshua's development as a filmmaker alongside the genesis and unholy rise to fame of his alternative midnight persona, horror hostess Peaches Christ. Featuring early career no-budget shorts, including Season of the Troll, A Nightmare on Castro Street and Whatever Happened to Peaches Christ?
Patricia's expertise encompasses the fields of philosophy, extreme cinema, feminism and cinesexuality, and she has written upon a diverse range of issues such as body modification, performance art, monster theory and European horror film. She is co-leader of the MA module, Sexuality, Gender and the Post-Human' and has published chapters in anthologies such as Queering the Non-Human, Deleuze and Queer Theory, Caligari's Heirs and Zombie Culture.
Please note that all festival film screenings will start at the time advertised.