Connecther Presents:

GI/TW Archive Film Gallery

Peighton Kevin Brooks, University of Memphis

A young girl learns to truly be herself in a world where social norms are thrown at her.

Women who empower others through Leadership Joashaha Niomai Drakes, St. Stanislaus College

A video describing how a global figure's leadership can have transformational effects on others.

Women VS The Media Maggie Lathem, Germantown High School

Women VS The Media takes a look at the skewed ideals of women in the media and how that differs from the realization of women and their goals. Women VS The Media tries to convey that the only way women can rise from the stereotypes and oppression that the media projects is to empower themselves and

Fighting the Gender Gap Briana Berger, F.W. Buchholz High School

The film, Fighting the Gender Gap, works to empower minority groups in technology by dismantling negative stereotypes surrounding technical careers. It features a variety of girls that have an impact in STEM to allow young girls to imagine the possibility of a STEM career. The film aims to change t

Are We the 0s or the 1s? Elizabeth Min, Decatur High School

Are we the 0s or the 1s? The question doesn't make sense. 0s and 1s make our technological world go around, and they have to work together to do so. The same is true for men and women, but "the gender gap in computing has actually been getting worse since the 1980s" (Girls Who Code). Despite various

Motherhood Yaroslava , Srednerussky Humanities and Technology Institute

This story is about mother with the gift of seeing the future. She understands that urgently needs to change the attitude of the teen girl to the world, or the catastrophe from her vision will be real. Realizing that the habits and behavior of her child is difficult to change without bright motivati

Beauty Reboot: Finding Beauty in the Cancer Journey Emily Hay, Santa Barbara Senior High School

A short documentary about how women, whether they are going through the journey of cancer or some other incredibly difficult time, are beautiful—no matter what. Beauty is the light that shines from within a woman, it has nothing to do with whether she fits into what society deems as acceptable and

Shonirbhorota Anila Shaheen, Asian University for Women

This is a story of a woman who has two "disabled" daughters who had to face many challenges to educate her special daughters because the normal schools refused admit them. After a long period of struggle she has now educated her daughters and is also running an organization in her village to support

Ako Kate Vickery, Loretto Abbey Toronto

Ako is a documentary centered on lemur conservation efforts in Madagascar. Particularly the efforts of Dr. Hantanirini.

Children of the Universe Rachel Torres, Northern Essex Community College

Voice over Multiple individuals performing daily tasks. Women and transgender rights