TheWIFTS Foundation International Visionary Awards 2015 Honorees
TheWIFTS Foundation International Visionary Awards 8th Honorees Luncheon - December 5th 2015
Knoll - West Hollywood
TheWIFTS 2015 Luncheon
2015 - Honorees Luncheon at Knoll West Hollywood
The overall theme of TheWIFTS Foundation International Visionary Awards 2015 was the Environment. Romola Garai was visually represented at the intimate Luncheon for her body of work, and as a 'woman as an individual' whose strong, outspoken views on inequality have not hindered her career. The 'Environment' (spiritual, mental and physical) was reflected by filmmakers from a number of perspectives in the selected films from Evolution, to the images of Far From The Madding Crowd to The Freaky Fish, complemented by Honorees from other sectors of society with an eye to the 'Environment'. Honorees and Guests who were able to attend included: Pamela Kahn – Erin Franklyn – Sonia Paul Deepak – Britt Allcroft - Sandi Craig - Heather Perry accepted for Salma Hayek – Marine Clarke accepted for Mary Quicke MBE – Eliz Semerjian accepted for Maria Angelica Viso - Becca Nelson accepted for Maggie Rodford – Alma Saghi read Danielle Ryan's acceptance speech. Guests among others included: Lydia Clarke - Nikki Stier - Meghan Hughes - Holly Wright - Jaimie Lee – Lindsey Roth – Dominique Decaudian – Daniela Semerjian – Megan Doherty – Mona Telega – Fabienne Maurer. Special Thanks to Andrea Miller, the MC for the Honorees Luncheon. Advisory Board Member & 2009 Honoree Nancy Carter also attended the event as a guest of the Founder & Executive Director Elspeth Tavares.
The intimate Luncheon was held at Knoll, West Hollywood on Dec 5th 2015.