Filling in the Gap: Using Visual Metaphors for Documentaries

 Location: New York | NY     Screening Time: 18:00

Documentary filmmakers are often challenged to create visual metaphors when retelling past events. This panel discussion will examine the imaginative ways that makers use to build the world of their film with animation, re-enactments and various other visual devices. Join filmmakers Julia Bacha, Riley Hooper, Amanda Zackem and moderator Marcia Rock for this exploration of the many options and choices available for creative storytelling with visually distinctive elements. Hosted by New York Women in Film and Television (NYWIFT) and the NYU Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute. Registration required. For more information and to register, please visit the NYWIFT website.

Address: NYU Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute
Naila and the Uprising is the Opening Night film at the 2018 HRW Film Festival - London, on the occasion of International Women's Day. The screening will include a Q&A with Just Vision's Creative Director, Julia Bacha (Director, Naila and the Uprising) and the film's protagonists, Naila Ayesh and Zahira Kamal. A reception at the Barbican Centre to follow. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the HRWFF website.

Address: Barbican, Cinema 1, Level-2, Silk St, London EC2Y 8DS