Women in Film Industry (WIFI)

Make sure that at the end of the day you end up laughing – Interview with Agnes Batllori production manager & mom

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Reading Time: 5 minutesAgnes Batllori is a production manager in the film industry, relocating from Barcelona, Cataluna to London for work and then again to Delft the Netherlands for love, where she became a mom and now looks for the next challenge. Here, we had the chance to talk with Agnes about career choice, relocation, motherhood and more. Ildikó on behalf of MissCareerLess: […]

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Sometimes Men Do a Lot More For Women Than We Give Them Credit For

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Reading Time: 6 minutes    How do we ensure gender equality in filmmaking? How do we empower women in filmmaking? Do we make a special award for women? Do we create special festivals only for women? And how do we encourage filmmakers to empower women through their movies? Being a judge of an online film festival showed me that sometimes men do a […]

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I’d love to see a romantic film that passed the Bechdel Test – Interview with Savannah Rodgers filmmaker

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Reading Time: 6 minutes  A burgeoning filmmaker, Savannah Rodgers is a part of the “small, but mighty” Kansas City filmmaking scene in Kansas, MO. She is a film student at the University of Kansas and acts on the Board of Directors for Kansas City Women in Film and Television. Also, she is the film director of  “Politically Correct,” a short film that has […]

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“It’s amazing, you made a film – and you’re a woman!” – Interview with Sophie Black

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Reading Time: 12 minutes    Filmmaker Sophie Black is the founder of the United Kingdom-based production company Triskelle Pictures. MissCareer/Less interviewed Black about her 2013 short film release “Ashes” which is a fictional piece that explores a woman’s emotional response within an abusive relationship and that runs at the Festigious Film Festival this year. Black shared the inspiration, the process and the challenges of creating […]

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‘Three years on a rock’ – The Story of Agnieszka Kruk screenwriter

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Reading Time: 4 minutes  Her Story features women who have taken unique and innovative routes to success. These are the stories of women who didn’t “do it by the book” or “get it all right”, and yet realized their goals and did… well… what we all basically wish we could do.   This is the story of Agnieszka Kruk, director and founder of Script Fiesta, […]

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“We need to empower women in filmmaking” Interview with Roy Zafrani film director

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Reading Time: 7 minutesI’ve come across Roy’s works while working for an NGO. And I couldn’t resist not to contact him. As we started to talk I began to feel a great deal of connection with his values and the way he approaches art and filmmaking. He sent me two of his award-winning movies – On the Edge, The Other Dreamers -. I […]

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