GIRLS’ VOICES NOW

A SOCIAL-CHANGE DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKING + COMMMUNITY ACTIVISM YOUTH PROGRAM

Our summer youth program amplifies the voices of young women from underrepresented communities in Los Angeles by teaching documentary filmmaking. Over the course of five weeks, students learn how to create their own short documentary and how to use the medium of film to affect positive social-change in their communities. They are the content creators for WVN’s Empathy-to-Action Film Club, guiding viewers to champion women’s and girls’ rights, locally and globally, one call to action at a time.

Our 2020 program will open to applicants next Spring. 

To support Girls’ Voices Now, please make a tax-deductible donation here.

Interested in sponsorship opportunities? E-mail clancey@womensvoicesnow.org.

VIEW FILMS FROM THE 2018 PROGRAM

PRODUCED IN COLLABORATION WITH GLOBALGIRL MEDIA

Mehrin, like any other teenage girl tries to navigate her way through high school. Once the scarf is on, she’s deemed a stereotype.

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Following teenagers in the POC community who are battling mental illness and how it affects them in their everyday life. 

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A look at colorism and the stigmas faced by the underground drag performance community of Los Angeles, California.

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Entering womanhood isn’t always easy. When encountering periods, women and young girls often have to “go with the flow”.

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THANK YOU TO THIS YEAR’S SPONSORS FOR MAKING THE PROGRAM POSSIBLE!