ANA PITERBARG HONORED BY TheWIFTS FOUNDATION FOR 'EVERYBODY HAS A PLAN' STARRING VIGGO MORTENSEN
Argentinian director and screenwriter Ana Piterbarg is the recipient of the 2012 Adrienne Fancey Best Film Award for her directorial debut 'Everybody Has A Plan' (Todos Tenemos Un Plan). The film, a noir thriller, stars Viggo Mortensen in duel roles of once estranged twin brothers whose lives take a significant change for the worse when they are unexpectedly reunited and one of the brothers assumes the identity of the other.
Ms. Piterbarg, chosen for her superb orchestration on all fronts as a director, is a native of Buenos Aires. She studied cinema at the ENERC Experimental Center for Film Direction and The Institute of Cinema and Audio Visual Arts. In 2008, her screenplay won the Julio Alejandro Prize granted by the Author Foundation and the Bunuel Institute in Spain.
The Womens' International Film Television Showcase (thewifts.org) is an organization dedicated to bringing together women from all walks of life through the art form of Film and Television, Business, the Humanities, the Environment and the world of Sports. This years' event will honor more than twenty women from eleven countries and six continents. The organization prides itself in recognizing women of the twenty first century who with talent and conviction strive to make a difference in today's world.
TheWIFTS Foundation International Visionary Awards, now in its' fifth year, will be held in Los Angeles on December 1, 2012 at Quentin Tarantino's New Beverly Cinema with Red Carpet Interviews beginning at 1pm followed by the Awards Ceremony at 2pm. Tickets are available for purchase at http://www.thewifts.org/AwardTickets.php. Seating is limited. Please note that there will be NO TICKET SALES AT THE DOOR ON THE DAY of the event.
TheWIFTS Foundation produces TheWIFTS Foundation International Visionary Awards, The Womens' International Film and Television Showcase, The Womens' International Shorts Showcase and The Womens' International Documentary Showcase.
Sponsors of this years' event include Elizabeth Grant Inc., Patrick Moulin, M.Mitcallef Grasse, Sylvie Nissen Gallerie Cannes, Jennifer Miller Studios, Paradigm Shift Worldwide, Pillivuyt France, Theatre for Humans, The Business of Film, LeParc Suites Hotel and Elan Hotel Beverly Hills.
For additional information about the honorees and the event go to thewifts.org.