Sat, Apr 18|
Virtual "Late Night" watch party and Q&A with director Nisha Ganatra
Join us for an online Q&A with director Nisha Ganatra. Nisha directed the Sundance hit film "Late Night," starring Emma Thompson and Mindy Kaling. The film sold to Amazon in a record-breaking deal, and garnered the highest streaming numbers of the year. She is a Golden Globe winner & Emmy nominee.
Time & Location
Apr 18, 2020, 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM
About the event
When else will saving humanity be as simple as staying indoors and watching movies? And when else are we going to get to hear from some of the busiest women in Hollywood?
Join Women's Weekend Film Challenge for a special screening of "Late Night," followed by a virtual Q&A with director Nisha Ganatra. Pour yourself a hefty glass of wine, break out the blankets and snuggle up for this special screening!
NISHA GANATRA directed the Sundance hit film "Late Night," starring Emma Thompson and Mindy Kaling. At Sundance, the film sold to Amazon in a record-breaking deal, and garnered the highest streaming numbers of the year. She is a Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee for her work as the director/producer for "Transparent."
Nisha's acclaimed début feature, "Chutney Popcorn," won Audience Awards at the Berlin International Film Festival, Newport Film Festival, Outfest Los Angeles and many more. Her sophomore feature, "Cosmopolitan," starring Carol Kane and Roshan Seth, premiered at South by Southwest.
On the television side, Nisha directed Liz Sarnoff’s Margaret Cho pilot, Highland. She was the co-executive producer/director for "Better Things" with Pamela Adlon and has directed episodes of "Girls," "Dear White People," "Future Man," "Mr. Robot," "Shameless," "Brooklyn 9-9," "Last Man On Earth" and "Black Monday."
She is currently finishing