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Latin American Women in Film

Latin American Women in Film
Latin American Women in Film
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 4:30pm
KNE 225

Join us for a dynamic conversation with four renowned women filmmakers and cultural producers from Latin America and the Caribbean. They will discuss the technologies and methods they have used to communicate their ideas cinematically and overcome challenges for women in a male-dominated industry. Learn about the artistic, intellectual, and commercial strategies they have employed to bring social issues to film and disseminate their work nationally and internationally. 


MARCELA MATTA (Uruguay): Director of the SLFF featured film Los modernos 

JOHANNE GOMEZ (Dominican Republic): Director of the documentary Caribbean Fantasy 

SARAH HOCH (Mexico): President of the Guanajuato International Film Festival 

ALEJANDRA QUINTERO (Colombia): Dean of the Communication and Audiovisual Department, National Unified Corporation of Education 


This event is free and open to the public. 



Sponsored by the Latin American and Caribbean Studies Program, Center for Global Studies, Cinema and Media Studies, Comparative History of ideas, Spanish and Portuguese Studies, Seattle Latino Film Festival, Delta Airlines, Marguerite Casey Foundation and Seattle Neighborhoods.