Author Archives for Alexandra Hidalgo

Taking agnès films to Conferences This Fall

August 28, 2010 1:02 am Published by Comments Off on Taking agnès films to Conferences This Fall

agnès films co-founders Alexandra Hidalgo and Caitlan Spronk will be giving presentations about our website at two conferences this October. Our first presentation and official unveiling of agnès films will be at the Midwest Pop Culture Association/American Culture Association Conference in Minneapolis. Two weeks after our visit to Minneapolis, we'll go to Louisville for The Watson Conference. We are looking forward to the discussion that will be generated by these presentations and to welcoming new members to our community.


If Only I’d Known Then… Adventures and Misadventures of a First-Time Filmmaker

April 22, 2010 3:28 pm Published by Comments Off on If Only I’d Known Then… Adventures and Misadventures of a First-Time Filmmaker

Alexandra Hidalgo discusses her first filmmaking experience for her short documentary Perfect: A Conversation with the Venezuelan Middle Class about Female Beauty and Breast Implants and gives advice on how to avoid making the same mistakes she made regarding sound, framing and preparing to conduct interviews.


Mirrors, Rage and Feminism: Sauntering Through Agnès Varda’s World

April 22, 2010 3:20 pm Published by Comments Off on Mirrors, Rage and Feminism: Sauntering Through Agnès Varda’s World

Mirrors, Rage and Feminism: Sauntering down Agnès Varda's World Alexandra Hidalgo profiles French filmmaker Agnès Varda, after whom our site is named. Alexandra looks at Agnès's career from her early work in the 1950s to her poignant 2008 documentary autobiography The Beaches of Agnès, in which Agnès examines a lifetime of feminist filmmaking, storytelling and activism.


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April 10, 2010 11:17 pm Published by Comments Off on Join Us

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