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  1. Community Cinema Audiences Get the First Glimpse of Half the Sky

    September 7, 2012

    The countdown to the national broadcast of Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide has begun! Before the 2-night film series hits your local public television stations October 1st and 2nd, it’s touring the country on the Community Cinema circuit. More than 100 theaters, art houses, public libraries, universities and

  2. EILEEN FISHER, INC. Joins Women and Girls Lead

    September 5, 2012

    ITVS welcomes support for three-year initiative using media for global education and engagement to support women and girls.Women and Girls Lead is delighted to announce it will continue to support a growing movement to connect citizens worldwide to powerful stories of women as agents of change with a new three-year investment from EILEEN FISHER, Inc.

  3. KLRU and Women and Girls Lead Shine A Spotlight on Austin Leaders

    August 29, 2012

    Public television partner KLRU announces women to be featured in new shorts inspired by Women and Girls Lead: Austin.  Women and Girls Lead Shorts profile American women from all walks of life who inspire with stories of resilience, hope, and empowerment. This series, created for the web and TV, is a collaboration between husband-and-wife filmmakers

  4. The Day My God Died Online Social Screening

    July 10, 2012

    Login for a free online social screening of The Day My God Died on Wednesday, July 11 at 1 pm PT / 4 pm ET at womenandgirlslead.org. Filmmaker Andrew Levine will be online and fielding questions from viewers.  Young girls whose lives were shattered by the child sex trade describe the day they were abducted from their villages as "the day my god died." By

  5. Celebrate Title IX with a Summer of Women and Girls Lead Films Online

    June 22, 2012

     Strength. Stamina. Determination. Resilience in the face of obstacles. All these words could be used to describe independent filmmakers but they’re also qualities common to women and girls in sports. In celebration of the 40th anniversary of Title IX legislation ending gender-based discrimination in federally-funded educational activities,