Margaret von Schiller, lately appointed Industry Co-ordinator, Sevilla European Film Festival

The fest takes place November 5-13, 2010. I will be co-ordinating various days of workshops and panels with the focus on matching Spanish and European Producers.
Also this year we will be looking at methods of intensifying scripts and we will be promoting Holland as a strong film country of possible Co-Producers, reflecting on Javier Martin Dominguez’s programming (Artistic Director of SEFF). Continue reading “Margaret von Schiller, lately appointed Industry Co-ordinator, Sevilla European Film Festival”

Marian Evans blogs about CIMA, Spain

May 5-7, 2010 we were celebrating the Second International Meeting of CIMA in Santiago de Compostela, Spain. The Association of Women in Film and Audiovisual Media invited almost 100 women from Spain and 15 European countries to discuss the future of women in the industry. Marian Evans, as well es other blogs like Sydney Levine‘s picked on the subject.

Wellywood Woman: Women-loving women IV: Sydney Levine, Margaret von Schiller, Ines Paris, The Female Factor & The Compostela Declaration (an intermission)

The Compostela Declaration

We, the professional women of the audiovisual sector of the European Union, assembled in Santiago de Compostela, after three days of intensive debate, reflection and exchange, come to the following conclusions:

The very low percentage of women in key-jobs of the European audiovisual sector is unfair because it leaves an important part of the European population voiceless. It wastes talent, energy and experience both behind and in front of the camera, and it seriously affects the audiovisual media content which generates our image of the world. Continue reading “The Compostela Declaration”

International Meeting of Women in Audiovisual Europe

During the last three months CIMA (Association of Women in Film and Audiovisual Media, Madrid) appointed me to co-ordinate the International relations of their association with European Film Institutes and Women working in the Film&TV Industry for their Second Meeting of Women in Audiovisual Europe, which took place May 5-7, 201o in Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

We experienced a unique meeting of Women in Film & TV with several panels and interesting debates about Women in Audiovisual Europe. The list of contributing women was endless. Thank you all! We are strong and we can ride with the power. Lets Go!

International Meeting of Women in Audiovisual Europe