Connecther Presents:

GI/TW Archive Film Gallery

Out of Frying Pan Moe Moe Myint Zaw, Eh Htoo Thaw, Lat Lat Khine, Myo Sat Aung, Minmahaw School

Social Action for Women (SAW), a shelter home for children of Burmese migrants in Thailand, is working for their education and providing huge support to the HIV/AIDS affected women. SAW also has other programs ensuring social rights of Burmese migrant women and children; and not surprisingly, this f

Everybody's Got a Story to Tell Cailyn TenHoeve, Hope College

Rapes occurs way too many times around the world. These are some of the many stories and the effects that come out of rape and sexual abuse. We've been victimized, but are no longer living in the dark and determined to bring awareness to everywhere possible. We are survivors and proud!

Metro Sayedat Heba El Baghdady, faulty of Masscomunication Cairo Uni.

the harassment in Egypt

Because... Jennalyn Raquel Lopez, Colony High School

Women are often stereotyped and portrayed in ways that can be offensive, provocative, and unfair. This film is meant to raise awareness about this issue.

The "F" Word: A Documentary On Feminism Hailey French, Savannah College of Art and Design

Women talk about what feminism means to them and what they do in their everyday lives to further the idea of equal rights.

Alas Rotas/ Broken Wings Génesis Claudel Meza, Universidad de las ciencias y el arte

Veronica, a normal girl, after going down a lonely road that would lead her to a party, is struck down by a situation that will change your life completely. This video showing similar situations faced by women worldwide, in every country where it is given the appropriate treatment to achieve all ove

Bring in the Bystander Veronica Jurkowski, Dan Brown, University of Windsor

The state of sexual violence in post-secondary education is presented. Teaching the research is necessary, but not enough. Approaching students as victims and perpetrators does not decrease the occurrence of rape. Prof. Dusty Johnstone uses the University of Windsor’s institutionalization of Brin

Rise Above Abuse Frederick Walls, Trinity Christian College

This three and a half minute film is a narrative of a woman who is a victim of domestic violence. This film gives an example of what domestic violence/relationship abuse looks like and offers solutions for anyone looking for a way out.

Sold Nathan Matthew Legger, University of Tampa

As Cecille sits in an airport terminal reading Gone Girl, she comes in contact with a young Natasha. This girl is so excited to finally be flying out of the country. The question is: where will she be going?

The Way To Freedom Shorif Sonia, Asian University For Women (AUW)

In this film, I compared our world as a car. A car can't move forward if two wheels are unequal. In our society, men our superior than women. If we want the world to move forward then we have to bring equality and make a change. I showed a whole story to show how we can change everything. The story

Sex Trafficking: Modern Day Slavery in Thailand Min Thae Thu San,Hsu Yati Min,Shane Myat Maung,Peter, Minmahaw School

One of the most common issues with refugees in any country is that majority of them are involved in sex trafficking for the sake of survival, the scenario is no different for Burmese migrant women in Thailand. Leaving behind their families and kids in Myanmar, these women were deceived being told th

I Define My Own Beauty Shorif Sonia, Asian University for Women

Society or media defines what is beautiful. This Video shows that how vague the definition of beauty is society to society. So, It is better to define beauty in your own words. This video has been made to inspire all the women who think they are not beautiful. All they need to do is to change their

18 Ways Women Undo Gender Nazifa Alizada, Asian University for Women

While gender equality has come a long way in most developing countries, stereotypes and gender expectations still actively shape people's lives. This video shows how women and girl in different contexts respond to gender expectations and sexist remarks.

Let her go Tien Nguyen, Asian University for Women

Through a poignant story of a woman who was once loved but later abused by her intimate partner, this music video suggests a solution to end violence against women: Men, women, and the society as a whole have to act together.

An Impossible Standard Mollie Suss, Ridgewood High School

Images in mainstream media are constantly presenting impossible standards for young women around the world. In interviews with people influenced by these images, this film addresses how these images are impacting young women, and how our culture has conceptualized an impossible beauty standard.

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.

#CultureAgainstWomen Phuong Vu Hoang, Hanoi University of Science and Technology

In the world of todays, domestic violence is now becoming a significant issue of society than ever. It can happen whenever, wherever there has a woman.The reasons are usually focused on the aspects of men, marriage collapsion. However, it is forgotten that over thousands of years, the shaped cultura

Honest Beauty - Girls Impact The World Film Festival Clara Lind, Kungsholmens Gymnasium/Stockholms Musikgymnasium

This movie is about Honest Beauty. I chose this theme because I have always thought a lot about how girls feel this pressure to look good and "beautiful" in front of and especially for others.

Behind Closed Doors Kenya Andrew, Kacey McGuire, Savannah College of Art and Design

This documentary raises awareness of the horrors of commercial sexual exploitation against women in the United States, and introduces solutions to put an end to it.

Women in the World of Media Summer Okoye, Sussex Tech High School

The Media influences the way our society view's women and how women view themselves, but before starting on this journey I wasn't aware of just how big this influence was and I realized that most women are unaware as well. In this documentary I uncover the truth about the portrayal of women in th