Young women making films? Who knew? Girls in the Director’s Chair presents some of the best and most vivid works made by girls ages 8 to 18. This annual festival embodies the soulful minds of young artists across Minnesota and keeps the fire burning for young women filmmakers in a male-dominated business.
–Emma Mankey Hidem and Aly Mom, 2004 Girls in the Director’s Chair curators
Not in My House
, 10 am
Learn how these young people exercised their right to speak. Their films are guaranteed to get your third-eye blinking. 55 minutes.
Catch Me, I’m Falling
, 11:30 am
From tearjerkers to laugh-out-loud sweetness, these films will make you go “Awww” and “Oh my gawd!” 45 minutes.
Tales from the Cities
, 1:30 pm
From horror to hip-hop, this is what’s happening in and around our cities. 55 minutes
, 2:30-3:30 pm
This Is Me
, 4 pm
What makes Minnesotans tick? These filmmakers express their feelings and take pride in what makes them different. 55 minutes.