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We’ll be on Twitter to answer your questions and chat LIVE.
TODAY, June 23, 2020 from 1:30pm – 8:00pm EDT!

Tweet using #WatchPioneers & #WIELead

The movie will go LIVE Tuesday June 23, 2020 at 1:30pm EDT!

Pioneers in Skirts will stay available to you so that you can watch from the comfort of your home until Wednesday at 4:00pm EDT.

The film has a special ending. When credits begin to roll, stay with us till the end!

Pioneers in Skirts is a feature length documentary discussing the gender bias and sexism women confront in their careers and, in relatable story telling, offers strategies for what we all can do right now to move the culture past it — at work, in our society, and at home.

When you stream Pioneers in Skirts, our platform will automatically detect your connection speed and will stream the best version of the film that your connection can support. Playback will adjust throughout the screening to ensure you are always receiving the best streaming possible, while minimizing the chance of any buffering.

You have TWO ways of viewing the film:

Simply enter the log-in details that you received from IEEE WIE ILC right here on this page, and click play!
– If  you registered for the Keynote / Movie event, your credentials will be sent to you the morning of Tuesday June 23.

If you have a smart TV, we’ve provided a link so that it’s easier for you to watch the film via your Smart TV Internet app!
– Type this URL into your TV Internet app URL line:
– Then, type in the EMAIL and PASSWORD provided to you via IEEE WIE ILC.

If you haven’t yet signed up for the Tuesday or Wednesday events, sign up here:!

June 23, 2020 1:00pm EDT:
Pioneers in Skirts keynote
June 23, 2020 1:30pm EDT: Pioneers in Skirts watch party begins!

June 24, 2020 1:00pm EDT:
Post-screening Panel Discussion with the filmmakers — Ashley Maria and Lea-Ann W. Berst and incoming IEEE President, Kathy Land. Meet the filmmakers and have your questions answered!
June 24, 2020 4:00pm EDT: Watch Party ends.

Thank you for choosing to screen Pioneers in Skirts. By registering and/or by logging-in to screen the film, you are entering into a binding contract with Ashley Maria Productions, LLC.

As a reminder:

When you registered for this event, you checked a box where you agreed to not archive, download, reproduce, distribute, modify, display, perform, publish, license, create derivative works from, offer for sale, or use content and information contained on or obtained from or through the streaming of Pioneers in Skirts without express written permission from the filmmakers.

After watching the film we ask that you please

A) Complete our brief online Impact Quiz.

We created this quiz as part of our efforts to continuously improve our movie screenings and impact efforts.


The quiz should take about 6 minutes to complete! Your individual responses will be kept confidential and anonymous. There will be no way to link responses with email addresses or other individual information.

Your input will contribute to improving post-screening conversations and messaging that encourages people to take action. In exchange, we are offering you a huge discount when you or your organization hosts a movie screening of your own!

How to retrieve your discount code: It’s simple…take the quiz. Super simple.

At the end you’ll find a special movie screening 15% discount code created just for IEEE WIE ILC screeners! Thank you in advance for your participation in this important effort.

B) Leave us a testimonial for how you felt when seeing the movie. You can either add it into your quiz input, or email us at!