“Portuguese Women in the United States”
Field: Cinema and Acting
Arte Institute is pleased to present a talk with Joana Vicente and Benedita Pereira at MoMA (4 W 54 street), on October 16 at 7 pm. Host: Denise Costa (Production Assistant for United Nations Radio).
Joana Vicente (Executive Director of the Independent Filmmaker Project and Made in NY Media Center)
Joana Vicente is the Executive Director of the Independent Filmmaker Project and the just launched Made in NY Media Center by IFP. IFP is the oldest and largest nonprofit organization for independent filmmakers in the U.S. Prior to her tenure at IFP, Vicente and her partner Jason Kliot produced over forty films by such acclaimed directors as Jim Jarmusch, Miguel Arteta, Brian De Palma, Hal Hartley, Steven Soderbergh, Nicole Holofcener, and Todd Solondz.
The talk will be followed by the screening of the movie: “Three Seasons” produced by Joana Vicente, directed by Tony Bui and starring Harvey Keitel.