Connecther Presents:

GI/TW Archive Film Gallery

Hear Me Now Cora Ellis Ticherich, Ridgway Secondary School

This film shows how easy it is for sexual assault to occur in everyday life. "Hear Me Now" promotes communication between couples, respecting choices, and fixing things when needed to be fixed. Sexual assault is a real problem in our society and together we can find effective ways to put an end to v

Adocentric Thoughts Tiara Islas, Instituto Bilingue Santillana del Mar

Aiming to discard all secrecy about violence, Andocentric Thoughts portraits real situations where violence is present in women's every day life. With the desire of not decreasing importance in any of the different scenarios, this short film seeks to raise awareness of this bearings, and advocate sp

PiƱata Juliana Concepcion, Miranda Abazoski, Tianna McNair, Temple University

An experimental short film that visualizes poetry describing violence against women and sexual assault. The visuals show that anybody we know can be affected by these issues,

We Say No More! Egypt Noboa, Arthur and Polly Mays Conservatory of the Arts 6-12

"We Say No More" is a film depicting a young woman being abused and her overcoming her self-doubt and leaving the relationship. She then along with other women and girls gives a face to the nameless statistics acknowledging their past and moving on to a better future.

Gaze Sydney Holt, Catherine Vo, Saint Agnes Academy

All Jasmine's mother wants is for her daughter to be free of the oppression, sexism, and fear she has dealt with. As Jasmine grows up, she is challenged by events that leave her hurt and conflicted. She questions the power the male gaze has over her, battles with sexism, and deals with sexual harass

OVERDUE Kenley Duke, Jada George, Malcolm Lott, Hampton University

Overdue is a short film highlighting the everyday dynamics of dating violence and it's detrimental effects on the victim. A young woman, hopeful for her relationship to change, faces emotional, mental and physical trauma that causes her world to unravel at the hands of time.

Violation Sarah Kutchinski, Grandville High School

Women have suffered for many years as the victims of rape and sexual harassment. For too long, their stories have not been believed and this issue has not been addressed, but the movement to end this has come. Many women have found the courage to speak up and let their voices be heard, and together

How Women Empower The World Sianne Enis, Deer Valley High School

This film is about how women empower the world and have surpassed the expectations that people have for them also about sexual and physical abuse against children and women.

Cut Aicha Cherif , School of the Future

Cut tells the story of female genital mutilation survivors. At age 15, Aicha Cherif found out that every single women in her family had undergone FGM at a young age. Aicha's mother in a brave move sent Aicha to America so she wouldn't undergoing FGM as an infant.

Self Portrait Meghan Cullen, Academy Of Art

A collection of digital journal entires recollecting a traumatic event in my life.