SVA WOMEN STRONG is an evening celebrating SVA women filmmakers and animators. The screening will include five short films by our women alumni, followed by a panel of accomplished women, moderated by producer Caitlin Burns. She will be joined by Terry Lawler, Executive Director of New York Women in Film & Television; Jenna Ricker, Director, The American Side; Laverne Berry, Attorney, Berry Entertainment Law; and Animator, Biljana Labovic.
The panel will address a variety of issues facing women in the industry, including hiring opportunities, economic gender parity, and strategies for young women as they launch their careers post-graduation. A reception will immediately follow.
-Joan Brooker Marks