The 12th annual Athena Movie Pageant (AFF) will happen in-person at Barnard Faculty in NYC March 11-13, and nearly March 11-20. Early Chook passes at the moment are obtainable for the 2022 version.
After practically two years of isolation, the Pageant will likely be a possibility to deliver collectively girls and nonbinary filmmakers, allies, audiences, neighborhood companions, and sponsors to mourn, rejoice, and advocate for a extra inclusive understanding of what management appears like.
Because the premier movie competition devoted to celebrating and elevating girls’s management, the Athena Movie Pageant will showcase movies and ladies whose management has been questioned, dismissed, or erased, girls who’ve risen up, spoken reality to energy, girls who empower their communities, encourage and educate, or girls who merely survive – these are the tales we wish to see. Panel conversations will concentrate on subjects of advocacy and inclusion within the business and in our tradition.
Melissa Silverstein, Girls and Hollywood’s Founder and Writer, is Co-Founder and Inventive Director of AFF. The fest is a joint undertaking of W&H and Barnard’s Athena Middle for Management. The Pageant’s founding sponsor is the Artemis Rising Basis and its CEO Regina Ok. Scully.
In-person passes ($150 every) will provide you with entry to stay occasions at Barnard from March 11-13, whereas on-line passes ($150 every) will provide you with entry to digital fest premieres and panels from wherever within the U.S. (together with Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico) from March 11-20. Hybrid passes ($250 every) will enable you in-person entry to the competition at Barnard, along with on-line screenings from March 11-20.
Passes might be bought on AFF’s web site. There are particular charges for college kids, and the W&H neighborhood can use the code WHAFF22 for 20 p.c off.
The 2022 version’s full program will likely be introduced early subsequent yr. Head over to the fest’s web site to seek out out extra and to evaluation COVID protocols for in-person occasions.