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Female Filmmakers Share Horror Stories, Advice with Students at ‘Women Strong’ Event: ‘Don’t Quit’

Gordon Cox
Legit Editor @GCoxVariety

With Sundance about to start and an ongoing drumbeat for gender parity in Hollywood, women in the film industry offered bracing tales of what to expect — and encouraging words to keep at it — to an audience of young, largely female student filmmakers at “Women Strong,” an event co-presented by the Women in the Arts and Media Coalition and New York’s School of Visual Arts, the coalition’s first academic partner.

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SVA alumna Gillian Robespierre discusses making her feature directorial debut, Obvious Child.

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SVA alumna Gillian Robespierre at Support Women Artists Now – SWAN Day.

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Terry Lawler, the Executive Director of New York Women in Film & Television, shares the history of SWAN (Support Women Artists Now) Day, why it is important, and what the day will look like this year.

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Kat Knight introduces herself, and what our new series Women of SVA Film will be about.

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