A chat with Skadi Loist
By The Splash by NEXT WAVE
In this episode we are delighted to talk with Dr. Skadi Loist, a Visiting Professor for Production Cultures in Audiovisual Media Industries at the Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF in Potsdam, Germany. Skadi is cofounder of the Film Festival Research Network (FFRN), a Steering Committee member of the European Network for Cinema and Media Studies (NECS), Head of Research for the European Women’s Audiovisual network (EWA) and a former board member of QueerScope e.V., the association of Independent German Queer Film Festivals. Skadi’s main research areas are global film circulation, film festivals, gender equality and diversity in screen industries, and queer cinema.