Laura Beth Cowley

Project Title – The Gift

The Gift is a short 2D animated film about witchcraft, menstruation and the power women hold within. Focusing on a mix of cultural bad luck tropes associated with menstruation, if we take these superstitions as truths why can’t they be seen as a form of magic themselves?

About Laura –

Laura-Beth Cowley is a mixed media animator based in Bristol, currently studying for a PhD at the University of the West of England. She is a founding member of the Weird Eye Collective – a trio of women who had the good fortune to be brought together.