Washington State is positioning itself as the go to region for content creators in 360 filmmaking. Local 360 Filmmaking pioneer, Kim Voynar, co-founder of WonderTek Labs, a Seattle-based boutique 360/XR content and consulting studio, sees the future of 360 Filmmaking, and the need to invest in the pipelines, that will make our region the hub of immersive storytelling. Kim saw an opportunity from King County’s 4Culture to invest in young 360 filmmakers, and received a grant to fund Tapestry 360.
Tapestry 360 is a week-long 360 filmmaking intensive for high schoolers ...
Reel Grrls will be hosting an Open House on February 18th, and you're invited.
Be part of a feminist future that centers around young people, and learn how you can be involved in creating a stronger community that amplifies their stories. Join us to build, celebrate, and thank our community for their continued support. We will be hosting a lite brunch with savory, sweets, and drinks. We will have a short program to recognize our community for their generous support and love. We will share out upcoming programs, and ways to be involved on our board, committees, and other ...
As the demand grows for more voices in media arts, WCI aims to fill the void
Since its launch in 2015, the co-founders of the Womxn’s Creative Industries Meet-Up, Amy L. Piñon and Elizabeth Mazé, have seen an increase in those striving to make their voices heard. In response, they are actively seeking to grow their Advisory Board in order to reach a wider audience.
The group is in the planning stages for their next event slated for April of 2018, having already hosted several previous events with a growing turn out. The purpose of these gatherings is to connect ...
THE FUTURE IS FEMINIST isn’t just a slogan—it’s the guiding principle which reminds us that youth voice is at the center of Reel Grrls.
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We know that progressive donors like you, give to Reel Grrls because you want us to continue to examine how we can better serve youth through an intersectional feminist & social equity lens through our award winning programs. ...
This past fall Reel Grrls received funding to center youth of color in leadership training. Come hear from middle and high school students about their experience.
Join us on November 30th, at Youngstown Cultural Arts Center Theater from 6:30 - 7:30pm, we will be hearing from students about their experience in the program, and see the work they put together.
The event will feature middle and high school students talking about taking part in our first ever blended leadership program with Arts Corps, as we well as our high school mentors, and the work of our ...
The Valley View Library is bringing you Grrl Power, a set of 4 FREE workshops for aspiring teen filmmakers! We are thrilled to help present a workshop. Watch and discuss movies about powerful women in film, discuss media through a feminist lens, and make your own movie about something that matters to you!
On Friday, October 6 from 2:00-3:30pm, make an LED cuff that lights up!
On Friday, October 13 from 1:30-4:00pm, celebrate Teen Read Week and unleash your story with a screening of Wonder Woman! Snacks will be provided! (Wonder Woman is rated PG-13)
On Thursday, ...
For the third year in a row, Reel Grrls is thrilled to be part of a global network of media organizations to take part in youth voice through PLURAL + a joint initiative between the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations and the International Organization for Migration, with a network of over 50 partner organizations, who support the creative efforts of young people and distribute their videos worldwide.
Reel Grrls’ Grrl Active Members Lila Shroff and Annie Poole were this year’s Plural Plus panel who selected this year’s awards: The Future of Film is ...
Reel Grrls is excited to announce our partnership with Seattle Parks & Rec and United Way’s Summer Food Invasion Program to bring FREE, fun and exciting programming to youth ages 10-18 throughout Seattle. Kicking off July 10th and running through August 25th, Reel Grrls will be offering drop-in digital storytelling activities in three Seattle parks (see locations below) exposing young people to mobile media production. Throughout the summer participants will have the opportunity to learn the hard and soft technical skills for media production as well as immerse ...
STG presents THE FUTURE OF FILM IS FEMINIST FESTIVAL on July 13, 2017 as part of STG's free Nights at the Neptune series!
Reel Grrls, Northwest Film Forum (NWFF), and NFFTY are Seattle based non-profits that promote storytelling through film and digital media making, each with a specific niche of serving the community. Reel Grrls’ focus is supporting young people through a feminist lens, NFFTY supports emerging filmmakers, and NWFF provides a space and programs for film lovers and makers to be immersed in local film.
Collectively, Reel Grrls, NWFF, & ...
THANK YOU FOR GIVING BIG
Our 2017 GiveBig journey of making new friends culminated with an inspiring evening of intergenerational wisdom exchanged between our young feminist leaders and our caring community of adults. Thank you for helping to make our inaugural the Future is Feminist event comprised of a speed mentoring, community dinner, and energizing youth panel was an intimate evening of seeing the power of stories and community connection. We love connecting all of our super cool community members together to meet one another and develop a stronger commun...