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Vancouver International Women in Film Festival preview

By Joanna Chiu

By Emily Yakashiro Did the lack of female nominees (other than lead and supporting actress, of course) at the Oscars get you down? Fortunately there are festivals/events that support and recognize the achievements of women filmmakers specifically. Right here in Vancouver, the 10th …

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Behind the Scenes at a Vancouver Film Festival: Why Promoting Media Created by Women Matters

By Joanna Chiu

By WAM! Vancouver member Emily Yakashiro At the age of sixteen I knew I wanted to dedicate my life to anti-violence work, specifically focusing on violence against women. By 22, my dream had come true, and I had three years of experience …

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Vancouver International Women in Film Festival preview

By Joanna Chiu

By Emily Yakashiro Did the lack of female nominees (other than lead and supporting actress, of course) at the Oscars get you down? Fortunately there are festivals/events that support and recognize the achievements of women filmmakers specifically. Right here in Vancouver, the 10th …

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