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“Councilwoman” OWOV Film Festival Online Event

In by Michon Boston

COUNCILWOMAN Directed by Margo Guernsey (2018)  Carmen Castillo is a Dominican City Councilwoman who maintains her job cleaning hotel rooms, as she takes on her new role in politics. She faces skeptics who say she doesn’t have the education to govern, the power of corporate interests who take a stand against her fight for a $15/hourly wage in the City, …

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“Wonder Women” OWOV Film Festival Online Event

In by Michon Boston

WONDER WOMEN: ! The Untold Story of American Superheroines Directed by Kristy Guevara-Flanagan (2012)  WONDER WOMEN! traces the fascinating birth, evolution and legacy of Wonder Woman and introduces audiences to a dynamic group of fictional and real-life superheroines fighting for positive role models for girls, both on screen and off. Film and a Zoom panel discussion with special guest speakers …

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“RBG” One Woman One Vote Festival Celebrates RBG’s 27th Anniversary

In by Michon Boston

RBG Directed by Betsy West and Julie Cohen (2018) At the age of 85, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a lengthy legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon. But the unique personal journey of her rise to the nation’s highest court has been largely unknown, even to some of her biggest fans – until …