Co-organized by WIFT Caucasus and USAID Economic Security Program, Elizabeth Dell Master Class: Challenges for Women Filmmakers in Financing and Marketing will take place in Tbilisi @ Fabrika Hotel on October 23, at 3pm.
Gale Anne Hurd, producer of The Terminator, The Walking Dead, Armageddon, Aliens and other world-famous films will be visiting Georgia from 15 to 23 September. The prominent Hollywood producer was invited by WIFT Caucasus. There are various events planned across the country, which includes her meetings with filmmakers, visiting several regions of the country, screening the her film Mankiller and holding a panel.
Co-organized by WIFT Caucasus and Creative Europe Desk Georgia and supported by the USAID Economic Security Program and Tbilisi City Hall, Paul Thiltges 50/50 Masterclass in Co-production, Sales & Distribution will take place in Tbilisi @ Fabrika Hotel on 24-25 September, 2019.
Open for applications from the Caucasus region. More info here.
WIFTI President Ms. Helene Granqvist visited WIFT Caucasus in Tbilisi, Georgia
July 8-9, 2019 Ms. Helene Granqvist, president of Women in Film & Television International, visited WIFT Caucasus in Tbilisi, Georgia. She has met with successful and powerful women who are experienced in women's rights in the region.
Atendees of the event, including Ms. Tata Tsopurashvili, Ms. Salome Tsopurashvili, Ms. Medea Metreveli, Ms. Tamar Gurchiani, have discussed various issues facing women of film and tv in the region.
WIFT Caucasus Officially Established
On July 5, 2019 Women in Film & Television - Caucasus (WIFT Caucasus) was officially established in Tbilisi, Georgia.
The founders are:
Nana Ekvtimishvili - President;
Nino Devdariani - Executive Manager;
Tsiako Abesadze - Director of International Development.
The founders are in the process of selecting 9 board members from Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan (at least 4 members from Armenia and Azerbaijan).