Fernanda Friedrich is an award-winning writer and director from Brazil. Over the last 15 years, she wrote for TV, Films, Magazines, Newspaper, Academic Journals and Books. Friedrich has a Ph.D. in Film and Television Studies and an MA in English Literature and Cinema.
As a filmmaker, she has worked in a dozen of films and television shows. She wrote, directed and produced two international award-winning films that were recognized by their public relevance in dealing with collective social issues. Her latest film "The State of Women" is an American documentary about the economic empowerment of Women around the Globe. As a professor, Dr. Friedrich worked in three acknowledged Universities in Brazil, teaching about film, creativity, and writing.