The Dilemma of Desire at St. John's International Women's film Festival

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 12:00 am

St. John's, NL
St. John's International Women's Film Festival

The Dilemma of Desire will be streaming as part of the St. John's International Women's Film Festival, October 14th - 18th. 

The St. John’s International Women’s Film Festival (SJIWFF) is one of the longest running women’s film festivals in the world. Established in 1989 with a bold vision of supporting and promoting the creative work of women in screen-based industries from around the world, the Festival has grown from a single evening of screenings to the province’s flagship film festival.

Tickets and passes are available for purchase 24/7 at our online box office, through the links listed below. All virtual screening tickets are $10 regular, $8 for students/seniors, plus fees.


An exploration of “cliteracy,” and the clash between gender politics and the imperatives of female sexual desire, Peabody Award-winning filmmaker Maria Finitzo's film focuses on the work of four women who are shattering myths and lies about female sexual desire, bodies and - ultimately - power.