Posts tagged "Women in Motion"

69th Cannes Film Festival

by Joanna Orland The Cannes Film Festival is a celebration of cinema on an international level, showcasing innovation and raising the profile of the films it selects for its strands.  The festival is the most famous of its kind, and also considered to be the most prestigious.  It is one of the world’s largest film […]

Cannes Film Festival Women in Motion: Chloë Sevigny

Chloë Sevigny “The more women in power we have, the better it is for us,” says Chloë Sevigny at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival.  Sevigny is in Cannes promoting her short film Kitty, her directorial debut which tells the story of a young girl who finds herself transforming into a kitten as she grows up. […]

Cannes Film Festival Women In Motion: Susan Sarandon & Geena Davis

Susan Sarandon & Geena Davis The aim of the Women in Motion programme is to encourage reflection, discussion and change on the place of women in the film industry both on and off screen.  Who better than the founder of the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media to fuel this discussion alongside Susan Sarandon, […]