New Acquisition THE CELINE ARCHIVE to Screen on Opening Night at the Harlem International Film Festival!
WMM new acquisition THE CELINE ARCHIVE will open the Harlem International Film Festival on Thursday, May 6 at an in-person screening! A live Q&A moderated by Denise Cruz, Professor of English at Columbia University, with filmmaker Celine Parreñas Shimizu will follow.
WMM Films and Filmmakers Premiering at Tribeca Film Festival
We are delighted to see many films from our Production Assistance Program, program alums, and new releases screening at the Tribeca Film Festival 2021! ON THE DIVIDE (dir. Maya Cueva and Leah Galant) and FATHER OF THE CYBORGS, both made with the support of WMM’s Production Assistance Program, will both premiere this year.
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)...