Recap Video: All Girls Film Challenge

Reel Grrls is excited to see the continued growth of the All Girls Film Challenge, that supports young people in their film careers. Learn more about this annual All Girls Film Challenge that took place at the Microsoft Campus. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MwbEKv3lR9E Filmed and edited by Darlene Graham.

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Recap Video: International Womxn’s Day March

Happy International Womxn's day! Check out what feminists had to say at the march in Downtown Seattle! Continue to #resist. Continue to #unite. Filmed and edited by Darlene Graham.

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Womxn’s Media Crew Appreciation Event

On January 21st we witnessed history in the making. A day that will long be remembered and looked back upon by future generations. It’s because of Reel Active volunteers, like the Womxn’s Media Crew, that future generations will hear the stories of the Marchers, see the power of compassion, and understand the strength in unity. Volunteers gave those who couldn’t attend a place in the crowd and amplified the voices that were there. As a special thank you, Reel Grrls is hosting a Womxn’s Media Crew Appreciation Open House. We will be screening footage from the ...

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Snap Series Webisode Weekend! April 8 & 9

Snap Series aims to build Community through Web Series Development In the fall of 2016, Camille Adams, a recent graduate of Pacific Lutheran where she led a student-driven TV production crew, came to Reel Grrls with a great idea!  She wanted to bring aspiring high school filmmakers together with Seattle professionals in creative collaboration to produce short web series, at a flexible and voluntary pace; to learn about filmmaking processes, explore areas of creative production, and form mentorship relationships across our community. Reel Grrls has been exploring ...

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REEL ACTIVE: Film Finance Panel April 1! Postponed

Reel Grrls is postponing this panel -future date to be announced. Thanks for your interest.   The Northwest Film Forum (1515 12th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122) will be co-hosting the Film Finances 101 Q&A and Workshop on the Fledgling Fund on April 1st 1pm – 3pm. Cost: Free w/ a suggested donation of $15   The finances of filmmaking is a critical part of getting your story produced. Join us with local filmmakers that will share their experience in all things finances and financing in filmmaking. The panel will be moderated by Nancy Chang, ...

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The All Girls Film Networking Event!

The All Girls Film Networking Event is quickly approaching! This event will be hosted at the Microsoft Mixer in Redmond, Washington on Friday, March 10th from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. This is a great opportunity to celebrate women in film, and inspire the next generation of young filmmakers to join the industry. Hearing the stories of those who have traditionally been ignored by the media is essential in this political climate. Let's support young people in their dreams to be filmmakers. Check out this video from last year's event: All-Girl Film Event 2016 Final ...

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REEL ACTIVE: Volunteer Orientation Event Saturday, Feb 25th @ Seattle U

This Saturday Feb 25th, from 11am – 1pm we will be hosting a Reel Grrls Volunteering Orientation at the Lemieux Library on Seattle University's campus. We want to get to know you and hear about your ideas for film and media content. It is especially important in this political climate for the voices of our young people and all those who are underrepresented in the media to be heard. What stories need to be told right now and how would you do this? There are so many ways to get involved with Reel Grrls. We will be discussing volunteer expectations, practice ...

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REEL ACTIVE: Womxn’s March on Seattle Recap Slideshow

Hi, there! My name is Darlene and I'll be blogging for Reel Grrls specifically on projects related to the Get Reel Active project. I'm a recent grad of Seattle U's Film Studies program with a passion for filmmaking and intersectional feminism. My goal is to produce content that encourages folks to get plugged in with Reel Grrls as well as channel their creative energy and passion into events that push the culture forward. --- On January 21, 2017, Reel Grrls took to the streets along with 175,000 other Seattleites other concerned Seattleites to stand up for ...

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REEL ACTIVE: Rainier Roller Girls Chooses Reel Grrls As Their 2017 Tickets Benefactor!

Last week, Reel Grrls had the chance to get to know the Rainier City Roller Girls. It was awesome to witness these bold, brave women in their bout. We thank you Rainier City Roller Girls for making us the benefactor of their 2017 ticket sales. Watch our recap video here! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8TfTyzyiYx0   Video filming and editing by Darlene Graham.

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Reel Grrls’ Summer Programs 2017!

Interested in our summer programs? We know there will be something you'll enjoy! Check it out: Apprenticeship Want to be learn how to be a leader and understand how video production works? Taught by long time media producer and youth development specialist Reid Kuennen, this program will be 2 parts. Complete part 1, Call the Shots and advance to part 2, the Make it Reel team. This experience will be insightful and of course fun! Become a creator and register today! Grrl Power: Stop Motion Animation Show off your creative side in our stop-motion animation workshop! ...

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