French director of photography and Germany-based Sophie Maintigneux has filmed over 70 feature films and documentaries to date. Throughout her career she has garnered awards such as the German Camera Award in the documentary category (2003 and 2009), plus a nomination for the same award in the feature film category (2007), among many others.
This event was addressed to anyone in the industry interested in the career of cinematography.
Due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, it was held online and livestreamed on Zoom and Youtube.
The masterclass was followed by the launch of the first ever directory of women working in the Swiss film industry.
SWAN would like to thank its partner Solothurn Film Festival as well as SWAN Executive Committee members and Commission members for their work and commitment.
This event was made possible thanks to the support of the Federal Office for Gender Equality, Ernst Göhner Stiftung, Suissimage, SWISSPERFORM, SSA, SSFV and Stiftung für Erforschung der Frauenarbeit.