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Voting for GITW 2018 ends on March 1, 2018 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

Stand Up Men Izadora Dau, Lehman College

Up and coming producers Joshua Hazlehurst and Donovan Cortese talking about misogyny in the music industry and how it affects the way they approach their own music.

Rising Artist Refuses to Become Apart of Misogyny Madison Edwards, Rachel Kelley, Northeast High School

We interviewed up and coming artist, Mitchel Gerald, to find out if he is dodging the stereotypical route many musicians in hip-hop and rap culture fall into, which is degrading and abusing women. Mitchel informed of us of how his music does not align with that, along with providing other artist who

Our Gendered World Juliana Lu-Yang, Anna Barth, Montgomery Blair High School

How do daily verbal microaggressions affect the way we look at the world, and ourselves? "Our Gendered World" looks precisely at this issue, and explores the subtle but empowering ways we can change these ingrained beliefs and actions for the better.

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

Stand Up Men alyssa estrada, Cypress Ridge High School

Two male athletes speaking on womans rights from their point of view and why its so important

Project Stand Up Abdisalam Ahmed Hussein, Amiin Mohamed Abdukadir, Ahmed Khadar, Farhiya Abshir Yusuf, Sabrin Ahmed Omar, Sabri Omar Mohsen, Ali Sudi Abukar, Omar Ahmed Mayow, Asad Aseyr Abdalla, Zakaria Mohamed Abdi, The Fugee School

Ten secondary school students (2 girls and 8 boys) in Malaysia- from Somalia, Libya, and Yemen- learn about gender equality in school and about their female classmates experience of being told she cannot teach football, because she is a girl. Having recognized that there are few women leaders, role

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

Disparity Maryam Altaf, Winchester High School

Two siblings are treated differently due to their gender. The girl is forced to stay home and clean, while her brother has to the key and freedom to anything he wants to do in life. She has to jeopardize her life, for the success of her brother. Her only purpose in life is to keep the house tidy

Power To The Women Menkemndi Randy, Government Technical High School Bamenda

As a means to edify the world on the importance of the rights of women and the girl child, Clarisse artistically known as Yala brings to you this powerful message in some few words in her 5 minutes video which explains the need to value and preserve the rights of the woman and girl child, and i be

Privilege Dylan Henry, Tyler Thompson, Walters State Community College

When thrust into a situation where he finds his best friend verbally abusing and degrading his mother, Dylan must help his friend see into his reality. "Privilege" delves into the lesser known side of domestic household abuse, and shows just how lucky we are to have those we love around.