ZURICH FILM FESTIVAL 2020
This year, Corona notwithstanding, SWAN was proud to partner again with the Zurich Film Festival
and for the first time with WIFTG Women in Film and Television Germany and SoundTrack_Cologne during SoundTrack_Zurich, a new Swiss and European film and music conference taking place during Zurich Film Festival, to put together a match-making session for women film composers.
The Matchmakers were Fanny Bräuning, Director, Valerie Dobbelaere, PR, Milena Fessman, Music Supervisor, Karin Heberlein, Actress & Director, Kristina Shippling, Author & Director, Ama Walton, Media Lawyer,
Azra Djurdjevic, Producer & Director, Tina Pepper, Composer, Olivia Pedroli, Singer & Composer
ZURICH FILM FESTIVAL 2019
This year, SWAN was excited to partner again with the Zurich Film Festival and for the first time with the Swiss Association of Film Journalists to host a panel followed by a Magic Hour Networking Venue.
Moderated by Carmen Gray, the Round Table with renowned Film Journalists Elsa Kelslassy (Variety), Pascal Blum (Tages-Anzeiger) and Simone Meier (Watson) was lively and discussed the pressing issue of the Gender Gap in Film Criticism, to address the disparity of reviews by women journalists and of women directed films.
Again, the Zurich Summit offered 5 lucky SWAN members a 1 day Summit pass, on top of a cool discount on the Industry&Summit pass to all SWAN members.
ZURICH FILM FESTIVAL 2018
On September 29th, SWAN hosted a panel at the Zurich Summit with speakers Sedika Mojadidi (Independent filmmaker | producer), Elizabeth Karlsen (Producer & Co-Director | Number 9 Films), Elena Pedrazzoli (Producer | Peacock Film) and SWAN CoPresident Gabriel Baur (Director | Author | Producer).
The discussion was moderated by SWAN Executive Committee member Anke Beining (Utofilm).
SWAN @ZFF BOAT PARTY
On October 1st, SWAN threw a lively networking event on the ZFF boat where members were able to mingle and enjoy the ZFF signature drink !
Finally, the Zurich Summit offered 5 lucky SWAN members a 1 day Summit pass and the ZFF gave 2 happy SWAN members seats at the Masters of their choice, on top of a cool discount on the Industry&Summit pass.