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Seminar on Gender Equality and Inclusivity in the Film Industry

Panel
When: 
Tuesday, 7 September 2021 - 14:30 to 16:00
Where: 
Spazio Incontri (Hotel Excelsior) and VPB Live Channel
Access: 
Pass holders and public

14.30-14.45 - 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), Lucia Borgonzoni (Under Secretary of State,  Italian Ministry of Culture)

14.45-15.15 - Presentations on research and statistics: Debora Rossi (Deputy General Manager), Andrea Del Mercato (General Manager, La Biennale di Venezia: 78. Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica / La Biennale di Venezia statistics), Enrico Vannucci (Deputy Executive Director, Eurimages - Gender balance in European Art House Films: a focus on creative and technical posts), Iole Maria Giannattasio (Ministry of Culture, DG Cinema and Audivo Visual) with Mariagrazia Fanchi (Director of Alta Scuola in Media Comunicazione e Spettacolo dell’Università Cattolica di Milano - Gender Balance in Italian Film Crews. Data and Research Policies), Gaia Bussolati (VFX supervisor at EDI Effetti Digitali Italiani Progetto CharactHeR)

15.15-15.45  Panel event: Marta Donzelli (President, Fondazione Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia di Roma, and Producer) in discussion with Sahraa Karimi (Director and former Chairperson of Afghan Film)

15.45– 16.00 - Closing notes: Domizia De Rosa (President, WIFTMI), Enrico Vannucci (Deputy Executive Director, Eurimages), Andrea Del Mercato (General Manager, La Biennale di Venezia)

Hosted by La Biennale di Venezia, Eurimages, Women in Film Television, Media Italy