BREACH OF TRUST
Told from the point of view of women advocating for accountability and change, this compelling documentary
by USC Graduate Mishal Mahmud examines the sexual assault scandal at the University of Southern California.
Celebrate Filipino Heritage Month
with THE CELINE ARCHIVE
In 1932, Celine Navarro was buried alive by her own community in Northern California.
This is an attempt to uncover the real story, revealing Navarro’s feminism and resistance
in a time when neither was embraced, as well as the silences that haunt Filipino-American
communities to this day.
October is LGBTQ History Month
Celebrate the history and achievements of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and gender
non-conforming people with our collection of films by and about the LGBTQ+ experience.
BELLY OF THE BEAST Wins News & Doc Emmy Award for Outstanding Current Affairs Documentary!READ MORE ON OUR BLOG
SPEAKING TRUTH TO POWER
Our new film is an intimate and inspiring portrait of Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA), a champion of civil rights and the lone vote in opposition
of the broad authorization of military force following the September 11th attacks.
DAUGHTER OF A LOST BIRD
Follow Kendra Mylnechuk Potter, a Native woman adopted into a white family, as she reconnects with her Native identity and begins to view herself as a living legacy of U.S. assimilationist policy.LEARN MORE
WMM Adds 50 Films to Docuseek!LEARN MORE
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Ways of Being Home
Barbara Lee: Speaking Truth to Power
Daughter of a Lost Bird
Breach of Trust
The Celine Archive
Nice Chinese Girls Don’t: Kitty Tsui
Belly of the Beast
Without a Whisper
Abortion Helpline, This is Lisa
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Four WMM Filmmakers Nominated for 2021 Critics Choice Documentary Awards
Honoring the year’s leading achievements in nonfiction released in theaters, TV, and major digital platforms, the Critics Choice Association has announced their nominees for the Sixth Annual Critics Choice Documentary Awards – and four WMM filmmakers are among them!Read Post
DAUGHTER OF A LOST BIRD Wins Two Awards at Woodstock Film Festival
Congratulations to WMM filmmaker Brooke Pepion Swaney for winning two awards at the 22nd Annual Woodstock Film Festival! Swaney (Blackfeet/Salish) won the NYWIFT Award for Best Female Director and received a Special Mention for Best Emerging Filmmaker for her film, a new WMM release, DAUGHTER OF A LOST BIRD.Read Post
WMM Co-Presents Films at NewFest
The 33rd Annual New York LGBTQ+ Film Festival is back with a hybrid edition, and we are excited to co-present two films at this year’s festivals! Don’t miss 130+ new queer films, premieres and panels, both in theater in New York City and streaming at home anywhere in the United States, October 15-26.Read Post