2019 Media Coverage

 2019 Media Coverage

2019 Athena Film Festival: Movie Reviews And RecapsCULTURE MIX

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Minorities Are Affected by Impostor Syndrome EBONY

Athena Film Festival Celebrates Marielle Heller, Time’s UpLADY CLICK

Awards, actors, and activists at Athena Film Festival COLUMBIA SPECTATOR

Professor Jane Ginsburg reflects on her family history as “On the Basis of Sex” screens at Athena Film FestivalCOLUMBIA SPECTATOR

Athena Film Festival panels on gender equity unite leading voices in fight for film industry representationCOLUMBIA SPECTATOR

Athena Film Festival explores portrayals of women in traditionally male-dominated genres of science fiction and horrorCOLUMBIA SPECTATOR

AOC feels like an imposterNEW YORK POST

What’s Happening This Weekend: Sydney, London, New York, ChicagoMY G WORK

Ninth annual Athena Film Festival brings Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Time’s Up leaders to campusCOLUMBIA SPECTATOR

Athena Film Festival premieres female-directed films Fast Color, I Am Somebody’s Child: The Regina Louise StoryCOLUMBIA SPECTATOR

What Is Going On In NYC This Weekend?CBS NEW YORK

Time’s Up Starting CEO Search Following Lisa Borders’ ResignationTHE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

Athena Film Festival Honors ‘Can You Ever Forgive Me?’ Director Marielle Heller, Time’s Up OrganizationTHE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

Amber Tamblyn leads Time’s Up panelDAILY MAIL

Barnard hosts 9th annual Athena Film Fest Feb 28-March 3 – AMSTERDAM NEWS 

Festivals in NYC: From food to film, there’s a festival for you AM NEW YORK

9th Annual Athena Film Festival Continues To Showcase Female FilmmakersAWARDS DAILY

Julia Hart’s “Fast Color” Starring Gugu Mbatha-Raw To Open 9th Annual Athena Film FestivalBLACKFILM

A PRIVATE WAR, THE FAVOURITE Among Lineup for The Athena Film Festival BROADWAY WORLD 

Barnard’s Athena Film Festival announces 2019 awardeesCOLUMBIA SPECTATOR

Week in Review: Black History Month, Athena Film Festival awardees, and Alex Guarnaschelli – COLUMBIA SPECTATOR

Athena Film Festival Announces ‘Halloween’ Screening With Actress Q&A For Women in Horror PanelCOMIC BOOK

2019 Athena Film Festival: Programming Lineup Announced – CULTURE MIX 

Time’s Up Co-Founder Nina Shaw, Desiree Akhavan And Cameron Bailey To Receive Athena Fest Honors – DEADLINE

Where are the Girl-Wonders? Everywhere—But Who Noticed? – FILMMAKER MAGAZINE

“N.Y. Premiere of Gugu Mbatha-Raw Starrer ‘Fast Color’ to Kick Off Female-Focused Athena Film Festival” THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER 

N.Y. Premiere of Gugu Mbatha-Raw Starrer ‘Fast Color’ to Kick Off Female-Focused Athena Film Festival IMDB

 Athena Film Festival Announces Lineup of Narrative, Documentary and Short Films, and Additional Programming – MYEYE NEW YORK

Manhattan Happenings, Week of Feb. 21, 2019 – THE VILLAGER

Athena Film Festival to Honor Time’s Up Nina Shaw, Director Desiree Akhavan and TIFF’s Cameron Bailey – VIMOOZ

Athena Fest 2019: “Fast Color,” “Knock Down the House,” & More to ScreenWOMEN AND HOLLYWOOD 

Athena Film Fest’s 2019 Awardees: Nina Shaw, Desiree Akhavan, & Cameron Bailey – WOMEN AND HOLLYWOOD

2019 Athena IRIS Screenwriting Lab Participants Announced – WOMEN AND HOLLYWOOD

Time’s Up Co-Founder Nina Shaw, Desiree Akhavan And Cameron Bailey To Receive Athena Fest Honors – WS BUZZ

Athena Film Festival’s “Women & Horror” Panel to Feature Jenn Wexler, Ashlee Blackwell, and More DAILY DEAD

Melissa Silverstein – Interview Segment 11010 WINS

NYC Weekly Events Calendar: Feb. 28 to March 6 – THE INDYPENDENT

Athena Film Festival – MASTER PLANNER


The best things to do in NYC this week TIME OUT NEW YORK

Co-founders of Athena Film Festival speak to the need for cultural change and making women leaders the norm COLUMBIA SPECTATOR

How to spend a weekend in New York FORUM DAILY

Athena Film Festival 2019 Celebrates Women – NYC ON THE CHEAP

Athena Film Festival – THE PATCH

How Female-Focused Version of the Black List Gave RBG Biopic, Sundance Winner ‘Clemency’ a Boost – THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

NYC weekend picks: Brooklyn Reserve, Travis Scott at MSG and more things to do – AM NEW YORK

Athena Film Festival Founder Melissa Silverstein Talks Female Filmmakers in a Changing Industry– HONEYSUCKLE MAGAZINE

Film Series: Athena Film Festival – NEW YORK TIMES

2019 Athena Women’s Film Festival (Through Sunday, March 3) NIFTY NYC

Breaking Film Industry News — Awards, Acquisitions, Festival Buzz, Grants, and More – INDIEWIRE

Melissa Silverstein and Kitty Kolbert Interview – ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY RADIO

10 Things to Do This Weekend – NEW YORK MAGAZINE – GRUB STREET

6 Film Series to Catch in N.Y.C. This Weekend – NEW YORK TIMES