Here's why it's so important to hire woman directors

Posted Tuesday 10 Nov 2015

Check out the attached article which shows that hiring a woman director means more women get jobs across a film - both in front of and behind the camera. Would be nice if they were paid the same as men too - but you can read more about it by clicking on the link. The battle carries on, and we have to keep fighting so pop this link into your browser and have a read....

http://time.com/4087813/female-directors-study/

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Are you free on Thursday and Friday?

Posted Tuesday 10 Nov 2015

Then you might be able to catch this TRANSMEDIA STORYTELLING 2 DAY PRACTICAL WORKSHOP @ UNITEC

WITH: Christy Dena - award-winning interactive writer and designer

DATE: 12 & 13 November

TIME: 8.30am - 5.30pm

WHERE: Building 76, Unitec

COST: $250 total for both days (WIFT Members and other Industry Guild members) $300 General

LEARN about interactive storytelling design, techniques and processes.  Develop a new transmedia project or extend an existing one.

WHO: A writer-designer-director on award-winning pervasive game, film, digital and theatre projects, Christy has created alternate reality games for Nokia, Cisco and the ABC and co-founded Forward Slash Story, a residential lab for storytellers working in tech.

Presenting and mentoring worldwide, her web audio adventure AUTHENTIC IN ALL CAPS won the 2014 Australian Writers' Guild Best Interactive Media.

http://www.christydena.com/

BROUGHT TO YOU BY:  School of Design and Contemporary Arts, UNITEC

INFO & BOOKING:  Hazel Redpath - hredpath@unitec.ac.nz