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

CreekEffects Chinenye Ogoko, Federal University of Technology Owerri

CreekEffects tell the story of Nigerian local fisherwomen like it has never been told. Inspired by Rose, Beatrice and Gloria, it is dedicated to every woman out there in the creeks toiling and struggling to make ends meet. Women matter, girls matter. Women empowerment matter too. I hope that you enj



The Future is Female Emma Lynch, Merion Mercy Academy

I created this video by filming clips of women at the Women's March in Philadelphia and recording women speaking excerpts from President Obama's farewell speech. I chose excerpts that I believe promote political participation. As a new voter, I was awakened to the extensive list of issues facing wom




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



Linden Genevieve Wagner, Beaumont School

This is Linden. She is twenty years old and in love with the world. She loves snowshoeing, walking her dog, and singing along to Aerosmith songs. At the moment, she does not have a care in the world; but as she gets older, life will become a bit more difficult. Linden has special needs and like m




Behind Closed Doors Shruti Shah, Meghan Nguyen, Eisha Rao, Varsha Mullangi, Clements High School

Although a simple, suburban neighborhood may look calm and serene from the outside, nobody knows what is going on behind closed doors. We delve into the work that the Fort Bend Women's Center and its kindhearted employees do on a daily basis to help victims of domestic violence escape the horrific c



He or She? Myrzakhan Zhumakhan, Nazarbayev University

In the short film, we have decribed some of aspects of gender inequality in the modern world. The film was filmed from the first-person to show that women are discriminated by men. In addition, we wanted to show important scenes of gender inequality and give a reasonable solution.




I am Maria Shafiqua Nawrin Oishi, Asian University for Women

Bangladesh is a country where 49.52% of the total population is female, but how many girls or women does actually make it to sports?? After reading the news of kick boxer, Tajamul Islam, an 8-year-old girl from Kashmir, India, I was moved and there was a sudden epiphany why do not I hear about women



Street based sex workers of Dhaka city. Neealana Naushin, Asian University for Women, Chittagong

This documentary is based on the struggle and hardship the street based sex workers of Dhaka, Bangladesh have to face in a daily basis. Their earning from per customer is of about Taka 100, which is USD 1.27 only. Neither do they have a sustainable income source nor a secure shelter or access to ess




Shakti Priyanka Pal, Sakshi Sharma, Asian University for Women

Create awareness about gender issues prevailing in the society. In addition how these men and women who challenge these gender roles can be powerful source of inspiration in the society. Moreover, how small NGO's are changing lives of women in villages.



A Journey Manasi, Kochhar, Deens Academy

In rural India, women often face various social issues such as child marriage, violence, abuse, child labour, etc. They find themselves in a vicious cycle which does not allow them to grow in or out of it. This is the journey of a housemaid, Munni who refuses to succumb to the constraints of an