Contact us to schedule an interview with Director, Ashley Maria and/or Producer, Lea-Ann W. Berst.

Latest News

Pioneers in Skirts is in the news and making an impact!MediaDate
Pioneers in Skirts on Clubhouse 3-15-2021
Pioneers in Skirts featured in The Winged M magazineWinged M Magazine3-1-2021
Pioneers in Skirts and director Ashley Maria on Shoot the Breeze Radio (at 40:20)(audio) Shoot the Breeze2-22-2021
ENDORSEMENT: Movie Review by Kathy Crowley Wean(video) YouTube2-18-2021
AWARD: It’s a WIN at the Paris International Film Festival!Film&TV Now2-14-2021
Pioneers in Skirts Tapped to Screen at United Nations CSW65 EventNFBPWC Press Release2-2-2021
Panels Announced for the Paris International Film FestivalFilm&TV Now1-22-2021
Gender Parity Documentary To Screen At Paris Intl Film FestivalFilm&TV Now1-19-2021
The European Premiere of ‘Pioneers in Skirts’ at the Paris International Film FestivalPioneer for Change Blog1-5-2021
Snag Your Pioneer Swag!Pioneer for Change Blog11-28-2020
“Find Your Inner Pioneer” program to be held on International Day of the GirlPioneer for Change Blog9-29-2020
Director Ashley Maria featured in Voyage LA magazine!Voyage LA8-6-2020
Pioneers in Skirts featured on telethon to raise impact fundsPioneer for Change Blog7-23-2020
Filmmakers speak to students in Panimalar, IndiaPioneer for Change Blog7-23-2020
Pioneers in Skirts launches new websitePioneer for Change Blog7-22-2020
A new LinkedIn Group for making an impactPioneer for Change Blog7-8-2020
AWARD: It’s a WIN at the Nevada Women’s Film Festival!Pioneer for Change Blog6-27-2020
You can watch the movie from home now!Pioneer for Change Blog3-30-2020
How to have a conversation about the gender gap during self-isolation(audio) Diversity at Work Podcast3-26-2020
These Projects Have Been Affected by Coronavirus. Here’s How You Can HelpWomen and Hollywood Online3-19-2020
MOVIE ENDORSEMENTS Compiled HerePioneer for Change Blog3-15-2020
AWARD: Winners Announced at the 2020 Worldwide Women’s Film FestivalWW Film Festival Press Release2-10-2020
The Impact Marketing Approach We’re Using to Change the WorldDeirdre Breakenridge PR Expanded1-27-2020
The Glass Ceiling Still Unbreakable For Next Generation Of Women(audio) NPR WUNC Radio12-13-2019
Mother Daughter Make Film About Sexism(video) NBC WRAL Television11-14-2019
Award-winning UNC graduate fights gender stereotypes through filmUNC The Daily Tar Heel Newspaper11-13-2019
AWARD: DTLA Announces Festival Winners – Ashley Maria Best New DirectorDTLA Press Release10-26-2019
Pioneers in Skirts “Sharon Lawrence” Red Carpet Interview(video) LRM Online10-26-2019
USC Film School Alum Screening At DTLA Film Festival(video) Annenberg Media10-23-2019
DTLA film festival to platform diverse slate of creatives USC Daily Trojan Newspaper10-22-2019
Our LA Premiere is Oct. 26!Pioneer For Change Blog10-09-2019
AWARD: Pioneers in Skirts wins “Curator’s Choice Award” at Flixx FestFlixx Fest9-23-2019
Mambo, New Haven pizza and whale attacks: Mystic Film FestivalHartford Courant Newspaper9-23-2019
DTLA Film Festival Announces 2019 Slate, Featuring Quentin Tarantino DocumentaryBroadway World Newspaper9-18-2019
Quentin Tarantino, Kathy Griffin Docs Lead 2019 DTLA Film Fest SlateThe Hollywood Reporter9-17-2019
Quentin Tarantino Docu ‘QT8’ To Open DTLA Film FestivalDEADLINE9-17-2019
Rallying Against Gender Discrimination — Pioneers in SkirtsUSC Cinematic Arts9-11-2019
Rising Star Ashley Maria: Influencing the achievement of gender parityThrive Global9-09-2019
ENDORSEMENT: Our Commitment at M3AAWG to Diversity and Inclusion M3AAWG Blog8-15-2019
Giving Your Diversity Training a RefreshHR Technologist6-20-2019
PREVIEW SCREENING: Women Deliver Slated for June!Pioneer for Change Blog6-04-2019

Host a screening of this 60-min documentary film to raise awareness for cultural biases and take action! CLICK HERE to find out how YOU can screen Pioneers in Skirts at work, school, or your favorite community organization.