Past Event

Workshop: Hidden in History: Unknown Women Directors in American Cinema

August 15, 2018 - August 17, 2018
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
ANCINE (Av. Graça Aranha, 35 - Gustavo Dahl Room - Centro, Rio de Janeiro - RJ)

ANCINE (Brazilian Film Agency), in partnership with Columbia Global Centers | Rio de Janeiro, will host Richard Peña, a Columbia University School of Arts professor and renowned film expert, for a three-day workshop on unknown directors of American cinema. The program will address works by Lois Weber, Ida Lupino and Barbara Loden and will take place on August 15, 16 and 17, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in the Gustavo Dahl Room, at the ANCINE headquarters in Rio de Janeiro.

Richard Peña will shed light on the legacy of these three great filmmakers who have made their mark in the history of cinema, but who haven´t received a fair recognition due to gender inequality.