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WFTV Q&A: In Conversation with Unjoo Moon, Director/Producer – I Am Woman

21st October 2020 18:00

Wednesday 21 October 2020 | 18:00-19:00

Join WFTV for a conversation with the director and producer behind the film I Am Woman, Unjoo Moon.

In this event, our host Christiana Ebohon-Green will be speaking to the filmmaker about her experiences of making her debut feature film which tells the story of the late Helen Reddy, writer and singer of ‘I Am Woman’. They will be discussing Unjoo’s inspiration for the film, the story of Helen Reddy’s life and the significance the song ‘I Am Woman’ had during the 1970s women’s liberation movement.

After the talk you will have the opportunity to put your questions to Unjoo during the audience Q&A.

Vertigo Releasing have generously offered a number of screening codes to WFTV members for the opportunity to watch the film in advance of the Q&A. To receive an iTunes code, please login to your WFTV account and sign-up via Eventbrite below.

 

Speakers

Unjoo MoonUnjoo Moon, Director and Producer

Unjoo has directed and produced award-winning short films, music videos, commercials and documentaries which have screened internationally at film festivals and on network television. Her feature documentary The Zen of Bennett was released theatrically and has streamed on both Netflix and Amazon.

I Am Woman is Unjoo’s narrative feature directorial debut.

 

Host

Christiana EbohonChristiana Ebohon-Green, Director

Christiana is an award-winning NFTS trained drama director, selected for BAFTA Elevate 2017 scheme to promote female directors.

Over the last twenty years she has directed The Mallorca FilesGrantchesterSoon Gone:  A Windrush ChronicleCall the Midwife, Father BrownHolby City, Doctors, EastEnders, Hollyoaks and Emmerdale. She is now focused on high end drama and feature films.

She has also directed short films including Some Sweet Oblivious Antidote starring Sir Lenny Henry, Wunmi Mosaku, Colin Salmon and Fatima Koroma. The film was longlisted for the 2018 BAFTA Awards and it won Best in the Festival at Triforce 2018 and Earl’s Court Film Festival. She directed Film London Calling Plus short called, Support.

 

How will the online event work?

In advance of the event, WFTV members will receive an iTunes code by email to watch I Am Woman ahead of the Q&A.

The Q&A will be live streamed via Zoom.us. Viewing details will be sent via your Eventbrite confirmation.

Live stream participants will be visible to others and you will be muted throughout the session. After the talk, there will be an opportunity for audience members to ask their questions to the speaker by using the chat icon.

 

This event is for WFTV members only.

WFTV members, please log-in to your WFTV account and sign up via the Eventbrite link below this listing.

If you are not a member and would like to join, membership costs just £100 + VAT/yr for those living within the M25, and £50+ VAT/yr for those living outside of this area, please click here or email admin@wftv.org.uk

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