Finally, after more than a year of severe restrictions, we can meet and network again. SWAN is pleased to invite you to its 6th annual Locarno Networking Breakfast. In keeping with the tradition, there will be an interesting panel, this year all about facts and figures on equality and the 50 years of women’s suffrage in Switzerland. (11h – 12h, Sport Café/Streaming)
Nadia Dresti, Locarno Film Festival international advisor and SWAN Advisory Council member will report on the latest StepIn 2021 insights on equality and diversity. Jela Skerlak, scientific collaborator of Eurimages and head of diversity at the Federal Office of Culture’s Film Section, will unveil the brand-new results of the latest gender study in the Swiss film Industry, which was conducted by the Federal Office of Culture. Authors, directors and ARF/FDS committee members Lisa Blatter, Géraldine Rod and Carmen Stadler will present Film of my CHoice, a celebration Swiss women in film and of the 50-year anniversary of women’s suffrage in Switzerland.
Find us at the Sport Café in Locarno or join us online*.
Due to COVID sanitary measures, space is limited and registration mandatory. If you must cancel, please inform us so that we can give your seat away.
*Online access exclusive to SWAN members and event partners
Find the Filmstern für diCH presentation here
SWAN would like to thank Federal Office for Gender Equality, ARF/FDS – Swiss Filmmakers and Writers Association, Ernst Göhner Stiftung, Swissperform, Suissimage – Swiss Audiovisual Authors Rights, SSA – Swiss Authors Society, GARP – Group Authors Directors Producers, ssfv – Swiss Film and Video Guild, Ticino Film Commission, GSFA – Swiss Animation Film Group and Stiftung für Erforschung der Frauenarbeit for supporting this event.