Blue Pen

2016, 12 minutes

A film looking at censorship in WW1- inspired by a true story

Dorothy Lawrence is a young journalist who wants to report on the Great War. As she is a woman she is denied the opportunity, so she cycles to France, disguises herself as a man and joins the army. She is found out, heavily censored and forced to live the rest of her life in an asylum. Based on a true story

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Gareth Turkington
Tom Dunne
Suni La
Suni La
Rhiannon Kelly
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