How do we talk about gun violence when it's not in the form of a mass shooting? We held a student town hall to discuss how local kids deal with the threat of violence locally, and how adults can respond.
Last spring, the ACLU issued a complaint about bias against women and lack of opportunities for female filmmakers in Hollywood. Those involved in the film industry here in D.C. say they experience similar issues. This year two film festivals, DC Shorts and Reel Affirmations, are highlighting work by women and aiming to spark a conversation about why disparities persist.
- Paige Morrow Kimball Independent filmmaker
- Melissa Houghton Executive Director, Women in Film and Video DC
- Kimberley Bush Executive Director, DC Shorts and Reel Affirmations
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