Kering and UniFrance join forces to strengthen the impact of Women in Motion throughout the world

Source: Women in Motion Press Release

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Kering (an official partner of the Festival de Cannes) and UniFrance have announced the signing of a two-year partnership to increase Women in Motion worldwide impact and highlight women's contribution to film.

Kering and UniFrance will team up to integrate Women in Motion into a variety of international film events throughout the year. The partnership will be launched at the 2017 Festival de Cannes. UniFrance's General Director Isabelle Giordano will host a Women in Motion talk at the festival. 

Women in Motion was launched in 2015 by Kering, in partnership with the Festival de Cannes. It's based on two pillars: Talks open to journalists and industry professionals which give major figures the question of women's contribution to cinema and to pool their recommendations for greater representation of within the industry. There are two Women in Motion Awards awarded each year.