“Warrior Women” is the story of mothers and daughters fighting for indigenous rights in the American Indian Movement of the 1970s. The film unveils not only a female perspective of history, but also examines the impact political struggles have on the children who bear witness.
Green Film Fest 2018, September 6-14, is an official Affiliate Event of the the Global Climate Action Summit, bringing leaders from around the world to San Francisco to support the Paris Climate Agreement. We'll have a vibrant line up of 55 new, international films connecting a passionate audience with top documentary filmmakers, environmental experts and campaigners. We launch with a spectacular Opening Night at the Castro Theatre on September 6 and also show films at the Cowell Theater at Fort Mason Center, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, and SF Public Libraries.
The American Museum of Natural History's Margaret Mead Film Festival, occurring October 18–21, 2018, screens documentaries that increase our understanding of the complexity and diversity of the peoples and cultures that populate our planet. This year's festival reflects stories of resilience–portraits of strength and action by people who are rising up, breaking new ground, and pushing their communities forward.