Genre

Directed by Women

A DAY FOR WOMEN

Film

A DAY FOR WOMEN

Directed by Kamla Abu Zeki
A new swimming pool opens in a poor Cairo district, with the announcement that Sundays are reserved for…

ANGELICA

Film

ANGELICA

Directed by Marisol Gómez-Mouakad
Angelica has spent her whole life escaping from her mixed racial identity, but a family crisis forces her…

DEAD WOMEN WALKING

Film

DEAD WOMEN WALKING

Directed by Hagar Ben-Ashser
Israeli director Hagar Ben Asher’s heartbreaking film "Dead Women Walking" takes an unflinching look at the death penalty…

EL JAIDA

Film

EL JAIDA

Directed by Selma Baccar
Eight months before the Independence of Tunisia, four women meet at a prison for women called Dar Joued.

EVERY COOK CAN GOVERN: THE LIFE AND WORK OF C.L.R. JAMES

Film

EVERY COOK CAN GOVERN: THE LIFE AND WORK OF C.L.R. JAMES

Directed by Ceri Dingle, Rob Harris
This historical tour-de-force interweaves never-before-seen footage of C.L.R. James with personal contributions from those who knew him.

FESTIVAL PASSES

Film

FESTIVAL PASSES

So, you’ve had a look at the festival schedule and are interested in watching a lot of this...

HARLEM LEGACY

Film

HARLEM LEGACY

Directed by Shushana Dubreil
A film that follows two middle schoolers from P.S 161 Pedro Albizu Campos Middle School, who defy both…

HAVE NO FEAR

Film

HAVE NO FEAR

Directed by Beata Calinska, Sarah Jacobson
To teach her children how to avoid becoming another police brutality victim, activist and choreographer Adia Whitaker leads…

LIFE IS FARE

Film

LIFE IS FARE

Directed by Sephora Woldu
Life is Fare is a cross cultural film that challenges how patriotism and nationalism are practiced by people…

MUSLIMAH’S GUIDE TO MARRIAGE

Film

MUSLIMAH’S GUIDE TO MARRIAGE

Directed by Aminah Bakeer Abdul-Jabbaar
Muslimah Mohammed has seven days before she will be officially divorced from Musa Mohammed. Knowing that her divorce…

SCATTERED AFRICA: FACES AND VOICES OF THE AFRICAN DIASPORA

Film

SCATTERED AFRICA: FACES AND VOICES OF THE AFRICAN DIASPORA

Directed by Sheila Walker
Scattered Africa: Faces and Voices of the African Diaspora. Based on her experiences of discovering the origins of…

SINGLEVILLE

Film

SINGLEVILLE

Directed by Mary McCallum
Singledom sucks for three feisty ladies with stories to tell and male egos to skewer in this raucously…

THE SKY PRINCESS

Film

THE SKY PRINCESS

Directed by Dara Harper
"The Sky Princess" is a CG-animated feature film about an ordinary girl who becomes an African princess with…