In this animated short, an ambitious girl aspires to be an astronaut, guided by her supportive father.
Detective Mike Hoolihan (Patricia Clarkson) is called to investigate the shooting of a leading astrophysicist.
Indian women fight the stigma surrounding menstruation and begin manufacturing sanitary pads
This panel will discuss what role festivals can play in advancing the parity agenda and will feature festival programmers discussing what steps they are taking to create change in the industry.
In their community “good Kenyan girls become good Kenyan wives,” but Kena and Ziki long for something more. When love blossoms between them, the two girls are forced to choose between happiness and safety.
Waking up after years in a deep sleep, the last surviving scientist in Antarctica must use her ingenuity and science to survive.
Driven by the military tenet of “Leave No One Behind,” Shannon Scott, a proud transgender veteran, seeks justice for those vets who championed equality before her.
Shorts Program I films: Cinematographer, Come and Take It, Heed The Call, I’m Just Here, Juck, Sister Hearts
Shorts Program II – A Woman’s Place, Game, Mask, Nour, Waahi, While I Yet Live
Shorts Program III films: 7 Planets, Giving Birth in America: California, Happy Today, Newport Gun Girls, One Small Step, Rise and Shine
After thirteen years in prison (six in solitary), an ex-offender opens Sister Hearts, the largest thrift store in New Orleans, and offers a path forward for women like her.
Immediately following the screening of Shorts Program III, this conversation will discuss the challenges and potential of bringing stories about women and science to life, engaging filmmakers in a conversation on the hurdles they face when trying to translate short films into features and other media.