Women Sports Film Festival

Join us for two days of films, panels, workshops and music at the Women Sports Film Festival. We use the power of documentary film to celebrate female athletes and the filmmakers who bring their stories to the screen. From legendary champions to girls on the local playing field, we promote films and conversations that explore how sport shapes the lives of women and girls around the world. Tickets & Passes: $15-$150
Schedule:

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28
3:00pm, Feature Film: Half the Picture
4:30pm, Panel Discussion: Time's Up, Now What?
7:00pm, Feature Film: Afghan Cycles

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29
9:00am, Seed & Spark Workshop: Crowdfunding for Independence
10:30am, Seed & Spark WorkshopArt of the Pitch
12:00pm, VR Studio
1:30pm, Shorts Collection: Sporty Shorts
4:00pm, Feature Film: They Call Us Warriors
7:00pm, Feature Film: Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable
9:30pm, Closing Night Concert, Musical Guest, SHEL

Visit www.womensportsfilm.com for program descriptions and trailers.

Partners

Bay Area Video Coalition

Bay Area Video Coalition (BAVC) is a community hub and resource for media makers in the Bay Area and across the country, serving over 7,500 freelancers, filmmakers, job-seekers, activists, and artists every year. BAVC provides access to media making technology, storytelling workshops, a diverse and engaged community of makers and producers, services and resources. BAVC advocates for those whose stories aren't being told, and provides the resources for anyone to create and share, and amplify their stories and those of their communities.

Center for Sport and Social Justice

CSU East Bay Center for Sport and Social Justice is committed to radically transforming culture by encouraging humane, socially just, and inclusive sport and physical activities, examining issues such as race, class, gender, disability, and sexuality in sport; and promoting initiatives that use sport as a vehicle for social change CSSJ conducts research, offers lectures and workshops, and brings the university and local community together to promote open dialogue and social change.