WIFV 31 Women in 31 Days Celebrates Giovanna Chesler!

Giovanna headshotWomen in Film & Video, Washington DC is celebrating Women’s History Month by saluting high achieving women in the film industry who have created compelling work and mentored others. On March 20 WIFV honored FAVS Program Director and Associate Professor Giovanna Chesler!  Prof Chesler is also an affiliated faculty in Women and Gender Studies and Film and Media Studies. She was a Producer for the doc feature OUT IN THE NIGHT, a co-production of ITVS and CPB. The film premiered in documentary competition at the LA Film Festival and is currently touring internationally.  Chesler is a Director and Producer of documentary and fiction film through her production company G6 Pictures. Her previous films include PERIOD THE END OF MENSTRUATION, BYE BI LOVE and BEAUTEOUS: STEPHANIE.

Congratulations to Giovanna!  To learn more about WIFV's 31 Women in 31 Days or to donate visit http://www.wifv.org/featured/2016-wifv-31-women-in-31-days/.