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Rate Me, dir. Bouilfa and Galis, 2015, 17 mins

LSFF: Retrospective: Fyzal Boulifa & Taina Galis - Whores & Heroines + Filmmaker Q&As

14 Jan 2016

Fyzal Boulifa and Taina Galis join us for a Q&A following the screening.

A screening of collaborations between filmmakers Fyzal Boulifa and Taina Galis.

Fyzal Boulifa is a British director of Moroccan origin. Working in both UK and Morocco he has made several winning short films, including winning Cannes Directors Fortnight twice with the Morocco-set The Curse (2012) and the controversial Rate Me (2015). 
Taina Galis is a Romanian born cinematographer who studied at FAMU Film & TV Academy Of Performing Arts in Prague. She has worked with Fyzal as both cinematographer and editor on a number of his projects, and as a producer on Rate Me (2015). She has also shot features and shorts for filmmakers such as Andrea Luka Zimmerman, Emily Wardill, Kanchi Wichmann, Claire Oakley, Laure Provost, Pinny Grylls, and Catriona MacInnes.  


  • Afternoon, dir. Bouilfa, 2008, 9 mins
  • Burn My Body, dir. Boulifa, 2010, 15 mins
  • The Curse, dir. Bouilfa, 2012, 16 mins
  • Rate Me, dir. Bouilfa, 2015, 17 mins
  • Whore, dir. Bouilfa, 2008, 11 mins

The ICA Cinema is completely ad-free. Please note the feature will start following a selection of trailers and information relevant to the ICA programme. All films are 18+ unless otherwise stated

Please note that a three minute short film will be screened before the first main feature every evening. Part of a rotating selection that changes weekly, the films shown are currently on tour to various arts venues across the country as part of Playback


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