Women Make Movies Filmmakers and Program Alums Head to Sundance
We are thrilled to see WMM current and alum filmmakers premiering new projects at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival, including one supported by the WMM Production Assistance Program: FAYA DAYI (Dir.Jessica Beshir). Six WMM makers have also been selected to the jury.
WMM Films Win Awards at LAAPFF and SDAFF!
Congratulations to Ursula Liang and her team for winning the Grand Jury Award for Best Documentary Feature at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival (LAAPFF) and the Audience Award at San Diego Asian Film Festival (SDAFF) for DOWN A DARK STAIRWELL, made with the support of WMM’s Production Assistance (PA) Program, and to WMM filmmaker Ramona Diaz for winning a Global Impact Award at LAAPFF for her new film A THOUSAND…
Women Make Movies at DOC NYC 2020
Written by Isabelle Titcomb WMM is thrilled to announce that thirteen WMM filmmakers will be included in the DOC NYC 2020 festival! Watch the much-anticipated WMM upcoming release, STATELESS (Dir. Michèle Stephenson), an exploration of anti-Black racism amid the complex history and present-day politics of Haiti and the Dominican Republic, and five films from our Production Assistance Program: WOMEN IN BLUE (Dir. Deirdre Fishel), a film...
WMM’S Two Newest Releases at Mill Valley Film Festival!
WMM’s two newest releases — BELLY OF THE BEAST and CODED BIAS — are two of only eighteen documentaries selected to screen in the prestigious VALLEY OF THE DOCS section of the MILL VALLEY FILM FESTIVAL. Among the other sixteen documentaries selected for this competitive section are New York Film Festival favorite THE TRUFLE HUNTERS...
WMM at the Boston Women’s Film Festival
We are excited that a number of WMM films are included in the line-up at the Boston Women’s Film Festival, which is available virtually from October 8-18, 2020. Watch new releases WITHOUT A WHISPER – Konnon:KWE (Dir. Katsitsionni Fox (Mohawk)) + SISTERS RISING (Dir. Willow O’Feral & Brad Heck) and CODED BIAS (Dir. Shalini Kantayya)...
Attend the 2020 One Woman One Vote Film Festival!
Women Make Movies is excited to partner with One Woman One Vote to bring you the 2020 One Woman One Vote Film Festival in celebration of the centennial of the 19th amendment of women’s suffrage. Join us in watching this inspiring collection of films about women leaders and politicians.
Production Assistance Films at the BlackStar Film Festival
We are proud to have an incredible selection of Women Make Movies Production Assistance Program films screening in this year’s 2020 BlackStar Film Festival. The festival, which runs from August 20-26, celebrates the visual and storytelling traditions of the African diaspora and of global communities of color.