Womarts highlights the equal share presence of women in the arts and creative industries in the European cultural heritage and diversity. Womarts Ambassadors are recognised as outstanding European artists from different fields of arts and culture and they have been invited to host a series of masterclasses in Europe.
Actress Saga Becker hosts a Womarts Masterclass at Tampere Film Festival in collaboration with WIFT Finland and WIFT Nordic. Saga will share her path as a filmmaker and talk about her passion and inspiration for filmmaking. Saga's short fiction film Fuckgirls will be screened during the masterclass to showcase her work as a director. With her work Saga wants to raise more awareness on diversity and equality.
Saga Becker (1988) is a Swedish actress and transgender woman. Becker is known for her work on Something Must Break (2014) for which she was nominated for a Rising Star Award at the Stockholm Film Festival in 2014 and won a Guldbagge Award for Best Female Lead Role in 2015.
You can follow a livestream of the Masterclass on WIFT Finland Youtube Channel.