Maggie Contreras

7:00 PM, Million Dollar Theater, November 3rd

USA | 2023 | 88′ | English – sub English


Five incredible women from around the world, who are boldly breaking glass ceilings in the male-dominated world of orchestral conducting, take center stage in MAESTRA, filmmaker Maggie Contreras’ directorial debut.

Director • Dirección
Maggie Contreras

Cinematography • Fotografía
Olympia Mytilinaiou, Isabelle Razavet, Neil Berkeley, Patrick Bolton

Music / Score
Anne Chmelewsky

Edition • Edición
Elisa Bonora, Finola Couling, Rupert Hall

Producer • Productor
Maggie Contreras, Neil Berkeley, Emma West, Melanie Miller, Lauren Lexton

Cast • Elenco
Mélisse Brunet, Tamara Dworetz, Zoe Zeniodi, Ustina Dubitsky, Anna Sułkowska-Migoń


Maggie Contreras


This is Maggie Contreras' first feature as a director. She's been a producer behind documentary films tackling a wide range of topics, from comics to solar energy. Jonathan Scott's Power Trip (PBS Independent Lens ‘20) is the titular HGTV celebrity