Connecther Presents:

Gitw FILM GALLERY

ALL FILMS ARE VIEWABLE ONLINE. SEARCH BY CATEGORY ABOVE AND SCROLL DOWN TO VIEW FILMS. ALL PAST FILMS ARE VIEWABLE ON OUR YOUTUBE PAGE AND PAST WINNERS CAN BE FOUND HERE.

Voting for GITW 2017 ends on March 1, 2017 at 11:59 PM EST. Please VOTE for your favorite films by "liking" and "tweeting" their films from the GITW film gallery. Our $2500 cash prize people's choice award will be presented to one winner based on the total number of fb likes + tweets - (The People's Choice Winner will be chosen by judges from the Top Ten films that receive the highest number of votes). To see all prizes go to the learn page and click the prizes tab.

See VOTING rules and requirements for the People's Choice Award HERE.

*Some Films May Contain Strong Adult Themes

Covered Up Brenna Koch, Marian Central Catholic High School

I made this short video to show an example of how girls, especially teenagers, in society today feel the need to cover up their flaws. With the use of makeup, I had the girls in my video write a word on their face that symbolized their biggest insecurity, then try to cover it up with makeup. When th



Becoming Grace Goen, Alamo Heights High School

This video documents the sometimes overwhelming experience that accompanies shopping. The emotions people find behind the adds they are pressured to live up too.




"Us Girls" Jennifer Cruz-Amel, International Polytechnic High School

This video is here to raise awareness to other girls out there who feel like society is shaping, molding, and sculpting the way a girl should think, act, look, and be. We shouldn't be manipulated, and we get to do what we want with our bodies.



Unrealistic Expectations McKenna Harbison, Lemont High School

Detailing the expectations society holds regarding beauty and how this affects teenage girls.




REBEL GRRRL Kaylin Luces, Academy of Health Sciences

Attending the Women's March in Washington D.C. made me feel such a sense of sisterhood with complete strangers. Women from all walks of life came to D.C. to show their support for people of all kinds. This encouraged me to write a poem addressing the myths about the nature of women and expose the



Humans Extincted Prem Kumar, MGU

This is a short fiction film made for GITW. It describes how Humans Extinct by killing girls and destroying Mother Earth. This film accounts the plight of women facing around the world and also portrays about pollution. Male and female are dominating girls. So I used the word ManKind in this film. F




Woke Grace Goen, Alamo Heights High School

This short film is a compilation of interviews I conducted with three young women, from various backgrounds and perceptions of the world around them. The interviews were focused on the subject of beauty from our shared perspective in the western world. Questions were raised on how beauty is interpre



Beauty in the eyes Destinee Lavalais, Carver High School

This video digs deeper into how beauty is portrayed and the honest opinion on the idea of "Beauty".




BEAUTY Madessyn Zahn, Moberly Area Community College

Beauty through the eyes of a 10 year old is the focus of this video. What emerges is an approach to a solution to negative beauty image.



The Honest Impact of Beauty Zoha Hussnain , Cinco Ranch High School

The video uses interviews of high school age girls that come from a variety of backgrounds to explain the meaning of beauty and how women are impacted by media and society when perceiving their own self-image. The girls give their definition of beautiful and respond to other questions about the idea