Christine Roche

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Christine Roche an illustrator, cartoonist, and film-maker who lives and works in London.[1] Her work has appeared in many books, as well as publications including New Society and the New Statesman.


Christine Roche has illustrated many books, both for children and adults books, and works with a number of leading publishers. She has produced animated films for Channel 4 and UNICEF and lectures at the London College of Communication[2] and is a visiting tutor at the Royal College of Art.[3]

She was a member of the Hackney Flashers collective of feminist photographers in the 1970s.

She is author of I'm Not a Feminist But...(1985) which she made into an animated film with Marjut Rimminen.[4]

She also directed the short animated films The Stain (1991) [5] viewable at the Internet Archive and Someone Must Be Trusted (1987).[6]

She 'designed' the characters[7] in the children's television cartoon series Treasure[8]

Her work appears in the anthology Funny Girls - Cartooning for Equality edited by Diane Atkinson (Penguin Books 1997)[9]


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The Stain (1991) [1]
Someone Must Be Trusted (1987) - one of a series of 4 short animated documentaries about Women and the Law [10]
I'm Not a Feminist But...(1985)[4]


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