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Swedish Film Fest - 50% of Films Directed by Women

Posted By: Angela - Drama Movies

Swedish Film Fest - 50% of Films Directed by Women - 01/12/20 03:34 AM

The 43rd Annual Goteborg Film Festival revealed its lineup this week. Its motto is 50/50 vision and half of the films selected are directed by women. The fest, which runs Jan. 24th - Feb. 3rd, will open with Maria Back's debut feature "Psychosis in Stockholm". The Nordic Dragon Award will be determined by a jury headed by French director Mia Hansen-Love. Swedish actor Stellan Skarsgard, who won a Golden Globe on Sunday for his role in "Chernobyl", will receive a special lifetime achievement award. You can view the entire festival program at the official website. Goteborg Film Festival - English Language
Posted By: Angela - Drama Movies

Re: Swedish Film Fest - 50% of Films Directed by Women - 01/13/20 09:43 PM

The Sundance Film Festival is also making gender parity a priority. 46% of the films that will screen at this year's fest are female-directed. Sundance runs from January 23rd through February 2nd this year. Here's a link to the program of 118 films selected. 2020 Sundance Film Festival
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