The Athena Film Festival in conjunction with SOA student groups (C-WIF) Columbia Women in Film and (FOCUS) Filmmakers of Color United in Spirit, invite you to join filmmaker and Columbia College alumni Julia Hart for a conversation and discussion on the filmmaking process. She is the writer of The Keeping Room (2014) and the writer and director of Miss Stevens (2016) and the upcoming Fast Color which will open the 2019 Athena Film Festival and will be released in theatres in spring of 2019.
Julia Hart is a writer and director, known for Fast Color (2018), Miss Stevens (2016) and Stargirl (2019). After eight years of teaching high school students, Hart quit her job to pursue screenwriting. Miss Stevens was her directorial debut and was nominated for the Grand Jury Award and Gamechanger Award at South by Southwest in 2016. Fast Color is Hart’s most recent completed film.