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Seminar on Gender Equality and Inclusivity in the Film Industry

Panel
Organized by La Biennale, Eurimages, Women in Film Television and Media Italy
When: 
Tuesday, 8 September 2020 - 11:00 to 13:00
Where: 
Spazio Incontri (Hotel Excelsior) and VPB Live Channel
Access: 
In-person open to industry delegates, online open to all

 

11.00-11.15 - Opening introductions

Roberto Cicutto  President, La Biennale di Venezia

Alberto Barbera Artistic Director, La Biennale  di Venezia - Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica

Luisella Pavan Woolfe, Director, Council of Europe Venice Office  representing Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni, Deputy Secretary General, Council of Europe

Anna Laura Orrico, Under Secretary of State,  Italian Ministry of Culture and Tourism

 

11.15-11.45 - Presentations on research and statistics

Debora Rossi Deputy General Manager and Andrea Del Mercato, General Manager, La Biennale di Venezia:   77. Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica /La Biennale di Venezia statistics

Iole Maria Giannattasio Ministero per i Beni e le Attività Culturali e per il Turismo, Direzione Generale Cinema e Audiovisivo, Italian statistics

Susan Newman-Baudais, Project Manager, Eurimages, via Zoom Pan-European statistics

 

11.45-12.15  Panel event: Inclusivity and good practices in Film Schools: where are we?

Adriano De Santis, Dean, Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia, Education and Training for Cinema, and gender at 

Paola Sangiovanni – Director – Teaching and Artistic Coordinator, Scuola d'Arte Cinematografica Gian Maria Volonté –via Zoom,  for Women in Film, Television & Media Italy (WIFTMI)    

 

12.15– 12.30 - Closing notes

Margherita Chiti, Vice President, WIFTMI

Enrico Vannucci, Deputy Executive Director, Eurimages

Andre Del Mercato, General Manager, La Biennale di Venezia