AddAMovie Film Festival 2019 - We Are Not Princesses
November 9th, 2019
4 - 9 pm
OPERA America | The National Opera Center
330 7th Ave, New York, NY 10001
OF AN AWARD-WINNING DOCUMENTARY
We Are Not Princesses
Directed & Filmed by Bridgette Auger & Itab Azzam (75 min)
Open Art Productions
Special Guest: Quartet Metadata
performing original scores to Alice in Wonderland (1915).
3:30 pm - door/registration/network/reception
4 - 5 pm - Screening, block 1 (TBA)
5 - 5:15 pm - break/network
5:15 - 6 pm - Screening, block 2 (TBA)
6 - 6:45 pm - dinner break -
6:45 - 7:15 pm - Panel: Female Characters in Movies throughout history - defining and defying the stereotypes; panelists TBA
7:15- 8:30 pm - Screening, block 3 - Feature Presentation: We Are Not Princesses a documentary film about the incredible strength and spirit of four Syrian women living as refugees in Beirut as they come together to tell their stories of love, loss, pain and hope through the ancient Greek play, Antigone.
8:30 pm - Network
There will be 3 awards given to the contestants:
1st prize: one-semester Film Scoring Workshop at Paracademia
2nd prize: one-hour consultation with an award-winning film composer (TBA)
3rd prize: AddAMovie T-shirt
The winners will be announced 1 week prior to the event.
All submissions will have automatically entered the competition. The prices are not transferable and are redeemable within the calendar year 2019 and 2020.