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We are thrilled to announce the Tennessee premiere of

a woman like that 

an evening with Artemisia Gentileschi

Memphis College of Art Callicott Auditorium – 7:30 PM Thursday, April 4, 2013

a woman like that is:

a celebrated new feature documentary film about Artemisia Gentileschi, featuring scholars Mary Garrard, Elizabeth Cropper, Ann Sutherland Harris, Richard Spear, Elizabeth Cohen and many others.

The provocative art and heroic life of 17th Century female painter Artemisia Gentileschi inspires filmmaker Ellen Weissbrod’s own coming of middle-age struggle to be “a woman like that.”  Filmmakers Ellen Weissbrod & Melissa Powell and will introduce the screening and stay for a Q & A after the film.

Check out our website and Facebook page for more about the film and Artemisia Gentileschi.

Read recent reviews here and here.

a woman like that is:

“A stunning film!” – Carol Gilligan, New York University

“Smart, witty, moving – tremendous!” – Jill Deupi, Director, Bellarmine Museum

“Audacious, touching, funny!” – Susan Wegner, Bowdoin College

“An amazing achievement!” – Mary D. Garrard, Emerita, American University

a woman like that has screened at over 40 museums and colleges world-wide including: the National Gallery of Art, The Detroit Institute of ArtThe Davis Museum at Wellesley College, The Cincinnati Art Museum, The Denver Art MuseumThe Zimmerli Museum at Rutgers, the Portland Art Museum in conjunction with Reed College and Portland State UniversityThe St. Louis Art Museum and The American Academy in Rome. Recent college screenings include Tufts University, Hofstra University, University of Denver, University of Pittsburgh, Fairfield University, Bowdoin, Bates and Colby Colleges, and many more.

Please contact us below to ask about screening at your school. The educational DVD is scheduled for release in 2013.

Please forward this announcement to area friends and colleagues who you think might enjoy the film.

www.awomanlikethatfilm.com

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