WVN Film Festival.

Promoting emerging women and femme-identifying filmmakers creating social-change films to advocate for women’s and girls’ rights around the world.

Film Festival 2021.

Congratulations to the pre-selected films of the 2021 Film Festival!

Film Festival Events Line-Up.

Films compete for $10,000 in cash prizes.

Thank you to our 2021 Festival Sponsors!

2021 Festival Sponsors

The Celluloid Ceiling.

Women filmmakers are out there, so why is women-produced content still underrepresented? 

Shattering That Ceiling.

Contributing to a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive film industry, we challenge gender-based stereotypes both on and off the screen. To support this vision, we:

Our Approach.

“The Women’s Voices Now Film Festival provides a rare and special platform for unheard voices and issues, and is a creative boon for independent women filmmakers around the world.”

– Dr. Meena Longjam, Filmmaker


Leslie J. Sacks Best Film – $3,000

Best Documentary Feature – $2,000

Best Social-Change Film – $1,500

Best Documentary Short – $1,000

Best Director – $1,000

Best Experimental Film – $1,000

Best Youth Film – $500

Other Ways to Participate.