The UMKC Women’s Center and Her Art Project will host an event to commemorate Women’s History Month, entitled “CineWomen: A Refreshing Showcase of Women in Film.” The event will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 14 at the Screenland Crossroads.
An opening reception at 6 p.m. will be followed by a discussion with female filmmakers and professors beginning at 6:30 p.m. Also, the evening will include a screening of short films written or directed by women film students from the Kansas City metro area.
Entries for short films written and/or directed by female students were accepted for inclusion in CineWomen. Winners will be notified by March 2, 2013.
Co-sponsors of CineWomen are the UMKC Dept. of Communication Studies, Kansas City Women in Film & Television, Paris of the Plains International Student Film Festival, Avila University and the KU Dept. of Film & Media Studies.