Categories: Film, San Diego's Most Unique Events

Now – 6/29: SD Women’s Film Fest – Film Series

Join the Women’s Museum of California as they present a virtual series of three powerful films directed by women.
Stream the films at your pace in June, then join them for special live Q&A events with the filmmakers. The Women’s Film Festival San Diego strives to educate and inspire future generations about the experiences and contributions of women through the art of film.

June 1-15, 2021 – Mu and the Vanishing World, Directed by Paco Beltrán & Jessica Leung
Mu, a young Kayan woman from Myanmar, escapes life as a refugee and as a tourist attraction in Thailand to resettle to the USA only to find out that her search for freedom is far from over. 

June 8-22, 2021 – Sisters Rising, Directed by Willow O’Feral and Brad Heck
Sisters Rising is a powerful feature documentary about six Native American women reclaiming personal & tribal sovereignty. Their stories shine an unflinching light on righting injustice on both an individual and systemic level.

June 15-29, 2021 – The Archivettes, Directed by Megan Rossman
For more than 40 years, through many of the major milestones in LGBTQ+ history, the all-volunteer organization has literally rescued history from the trash. “The Archivettes” is a documentary film that explores how this group came together to combat lesbian invisibility and create “a place that says yes.”

Vanguard Culture

Vanguard Culture is an online media entity designed for culturally savvy, socially conscious individuals. We provide original interviews and reviews of the people, places, and events that make up San Diego’s thriving arts and culture community, as well as curated snapshots of the week’s best, most inspiring and unique cultural and culinary events. We believe in making a difference in the world, supporting San Diego’s vibrant visual and performing arts community and bringing awareness to important social and community causes.