McKenzie joins Women Making Waves 2017
New Waterford’s Ashley McKenzie will be one of the guest speakers at this year’s Women Making Waves 2017 event March 5 in Halifax.
Fresh from presenting her award- winning film “Werewolf’ in Berlin, writer-director McKenzie is the guest for the event’s closing conversation when CBC’s Angela Antle will interview McKenzie about the recent success of her debut feature, pursuing a filmmaking career from Cape Breton, the different pressures she is facing as her films gain more attention, balancing the roles of writer and director, and what drives her as an artist.
The Women Making Waves conference is presented by Women in Film and Television — Atlantic, a not-for-profit organization that has been in operation since 2009 and has grown steadily, already attracting close to150 members in the Atlantic region. Its vision is to advance, promote, connect and inspire all women working in screen-based industry in Atlantic Canada.
For more information on Women Making Waves, to register or buy tickets, visit www.womenmakingwaves.ca.