Business Summit for Women in Film Happens Next week, you should attend.
The Business Summit for Women in Film will take place at the National Theatre on October 26th, offering a platform for women in the film industry. This event is organized by Tassles Film Ltd and marks the second gathering of women in film this year. The summit will delve into the business aspect of filmmaking from a unique women's perspective, featuring an array of accomplished speakers.
The summit aims to provide a comprehensive understanding of the film industry as a business through the eyes of women who have made significant contributions. Among the prominent speakers is Atusasire Barbra, the director of Tassles Film, who has played a pivotal role in promoting women in film and she will be hosting the event.
Dr. Doris Mutabazi, the CEO of Net Studios Africa, will also share her insights. Dr. Mutabazi's accomplishments in the film industry are highly regarded, and her presence at the summit will provide valuable perspectives, especially on the business of filmmaking.
Eleanor Nabwiso, a film producer, writer, director, and actress, will also be a featured speaker. With a rich portfolio that includes notable projects such as Prickly Roses, The Hostel, The Rain, Sanyu, Bed of Thorns, and many more, Eleanor has been a trailblazer in the Ugandan film industry. During her participation in the previous Women in Film Symposium organized by Cinema Ug, Eleanor, who served as a speaker, emphasized the paramount importance of script quality. She asserted, "Talent alone isn't enough – investing in compelling stories is key." Eleanor continued to encourage women to create more, highlighting the increasing global appetite for new narratives and emphasizing the need to contribute unique perspectives to keep the industry thriving.