Showcasing the best of female talent. Filmmakers and Screenwriters
Director Biography – Geena Jung (303: ENDLESS NIGHT)
Born in Seoul, South Korea. Major in Digital Media and Experimental Film. I produce the independent film, and make motion graphics and animation for broadcasting.
2020 <I HEARD SILENCE FROM HER> Lucca Film Festival SPECIAL MENTION. Festival Internacional De Cine Rengo:Fecir OFFICIAL SELECTION. Short To The Point SEMI-FINALIST 2018 <303: Endless Night> Cheongju Museum of Art(South Korea) 2018 EXHIBITION. Seoul International New Media Festival OFFICIAL SELECTION. Soundscreen Film Festival OFFICIAL SELECTION. Hidden Film Festival London OFFICIAL SELECTION. LIFF: Lamezia International Film Fest OFFICIAL SELECTION. WILDsound FEEDBACK Film and Screenplay Festival OFFICIAL SELECTION. Short. Sweet. Film Fest OFFICIAL SELECTION
The irony of this festival is that its goal is to not be around in 5 years time. To eventually not be relevant because there is zero need to have a festival geared for female talent and female stories because the stories presented in Hollywood and around the world are a balanced showcase of the human experience from both sexes.
Our goal is to achieve a lot of success and then fold into oblivion simply because there is no need for this festival.
This festival was created by the FEEDBACK Film & Writing Festival as a simple reaction to a strong need to showcase female talent from around the world in a more profound way.
When putting together the weekly festival, the administration noticed a lack of a female presence in the stories being shown at the festival.
A classic example and analogy to the frustration is how the festival noticed that even the smaller roles in a screenplay were written for a man to play. There was zero reason for this in many stories. How a police officer, or a political campaign manager, for example with 3-4 lines in a screenplay was a "HE" character. Why? And these are the screenplays written by the winners! The talented one who have obtained agents and have began/beginning their careers as a writer.