5 September - Women in Contemporary Irish Film – Symposium

Guest speakers include Dr Susan Liddy (Lecturer in the Department of Media and Communication Studies at MIC, Limerick, and Chair of Women in Film and Television Ireland), Dr Loretta Goff (Postdoctoral Researcher in the Department of Film and Screen Media at University College Cork), and Mr Anthony Muldoon on behalf of Screen Producers Ireland. There will be a special screening of award-winning director Carmel Winters' latest film Float Like a Butterfly, followed by discussion, where Carmel will be in conversation with esteemed writer/director Pat Murphy. Both have served as UCC/Arts Council Film Artist in Residence and we are delighted to welcome them back for this very special event.

This Symposium is organised by Dr Abigail Keating, and is made possible by the very generous support of the Department of Film and Screen Media, the School of Film, Music and Theatre, and the College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences at University College Cork.

The Department of Film and Screen Media, School of Film, Music & Theatre

From 1pm, Thursday 5 September 2019

College of Arts, Celtic Studies & Social Sciences

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College Office, Room G31 ,Ground Floor, Block B, O'Rahilly Building, UCC