Watch as women take center stage at the UN Women Global Voices Film Festival on Sept. 16. The festival will showcase 10 new independent films—two feature-length films and eight shorts—produced, written and directed by women. You’ll hear fresh voices, innovative story-telling and narratives that explore the diverse and complicated experiences of women from across the world. Best of all, you’ll be supporting women filmmakers and raise funds for UN Women’s life-changing programs.
UN Women, the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women, works to eliminate discrimination against women and girls, empower women and achieve equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security.
BLUE is the story our generation need to hear. The industrialization that has occurred in the oceans over the last century, mirrors the events that triggered mass extinctions on land. Industrial scale fishing, habitat destruction, species loss and pollution have placed the ocean in peril. ...