Movie Endorsements

We’re proud to share a sampling of endorsements showing how storytelling can be a powerful fuel for action.

Pioneers in Skirts has received public approvals from organizations and individuals around the world– showing us that the film has been illuminating perspectives and activating emotions.

We made Pioneers in Skirts for just that. When our audiences leave a screening of the film, we want them to say, “I want to do something about the way I feel and what I just saw!

It’s a WIN at the Nevada Women’s Film Festival!

Pioneers in Skirts screened as an Official Selection at the Nevada Women’s Film Festival in Las Vegas, Nevada. The film was featured online over a 2-day period with the filmmakers participating in a post-screening Q&A via Zoom. We’re proud to announce that Pioneers in Skirts won the Spirit of Activism award!! Pioneers in Skirts highlights the importance of social messaging absorbed by young women and girls about who they one day may become and championing

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Fathering In The Time Of Coronavirus

Len Shneyder,VP of Industry Relations | Twilio SendGrid Inc. On more than one occasion, my wife has asked me what can we do to help people and make a difference during the pandemic that has swept our planet. I don’t always have a good answer. To be perfectly honest, more often than not, I have no answer and when I do it’s far from satisfactory or scalable. We try and do right by the people

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National Federation BPW Clubs endorse Pioneers in Skirts

Originally appearing on the NFBPWC website: here. While screening Pioneers in Skirts at at a recent international BPW conference, I was excited to hear the message of “it’s time for us ALL to take action!” The story shows the inequities and setbacks women have experienced in the workplace, even after decades of advocacy, still perpetuate today. It certainly is time to take action…for ALL of us to work towards an equitable culture. The National Federation

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SAS Screening of Pioneers in Skirts

Michelle Proctor, Principal Business Operations Manager, Risk Research & Quantitative Solutions | SAS Institute, Inc. In celebration of International Women’s Day, the Women’s Initiative Network at SAS world headquarters in Cary, NC hosted a public screening of the Pioneers in Skirts documentary. We opened the doors virtually to allow groups all over the globe to pull together audiences to participate in the festivities. There was participation from Bloomington (MN), Sao Paulo (Brazil), Marlow (UK), Toronto

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Halifax Screening of Pioneers in Skirts

Eva Martinez, Vice-President of WIA-Canada As part of International Women’s Day, Women in Aerospace Canada and Women in Science and Engineering Atlantic co-hosted a screening of the film Pioneers in Skirts.  We were compelled to share this movie with our community after watching it with our own teenage daughters; in large part because of the quality of the conversations that the film triggered between us and our daughters. The film and the story that it

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Movie endorsement from M3AAWG

We screened a preview of Pioneers in Skirts to a group of cyber security super heroes back in February. We knew they enjoyed the movie, but wow! Today they endorsed it!! Thank you M3AAWG!!! Here’s a snippet of what they had to say —  OUR COMMITMENT IN M3AAWG TO DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION – A “PIONEERS IN SKIRTS” ENDORSEMENT M3AAWG leadership invited the filmmakers of Pioneers in Skirts to join our meeting in San Francisco to

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