May 02, 2017 @6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Art of Film with Paula Ortiz
Filmmaker Paula Ortiz will discuss her career as a director, screenwriter and producer. A native of Zaragosa, Spain, Ortiz works for Get in the Pictures Productions and Amapola Films. She also teaches audiovisual communication at the University of Barcelona and collaborates with the University of San Jorge in Zaragoza. In 2011, Ortiz was nominated for a Goya Award in the Best New Director category for her film Chrysalis (De tu ventana a la mía), and later won the Pilar Miró Prize for Best New Director at the Valladolid International Film Festival. Her latest movie, The Bride, was nominated for 12 Goya awards and won two.
Sponsors: Lectures Committee, Office of the Provost, and Department of Foreign Languages at Le Moyne College; Department of Languages, Literatures and Linguistics at Syracuse University; and Central New York Humanities Corridor.
For more information, call (315) 445-4317.