The belief that women are bad at managing money, lack emotional stability or can’t grasp technical information has no doubt informed executives’ reluctance to hire female directors. Yet, how many male directors have gone wildly over budget or thrown temper tantrums on the set? And there are plenty of male directors who come to the camera with little or no technical experience.
The Cinefamily Presents DOC U: POINT OF VIEW – WOMEN BEHIND THE CAMERA
Monday, August 15th, 2011 | 7:30 PM
Join producer Lucy Webb as she moderates a discussion with Jennifer Arnold (A SMALL ACT), Michele Ohayon (S.O.S/STATE OF SECURITY, COLORS STRAIGHT UP) and Lauren Greenfield (THIN) of the rewards, challenges and opportunities women face in producing and directing documentary films!
The evening’s on-stage conversation will be followed by an audience Q&A, and a reception on the Cinefamily’s backyard Spanish patio.
The Cinefamily (AKA the Silent Movie Theatre)
611 N. Fairfax Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Parking Tips: Street
General Admission: $20.00 + $1.99 Surcharge (Online) | IDA Member: $15.00 + $1.74 Surcharge (Online)