Women + Film VOICES Film Festival 2014

Women + Film VOICES Film Festival 2014

The Denver Film Society proudly presents the 4th Annual Women+Film VOICES Film Festival. This weeklong Festival will showcase a mix of short films, documentaries, and feature presentations with many in-person guests in order to highlight thought-provoking, inspirational stories of women from around the world. And what’s a film festival without hospitality events, including a pre-Festival gathering, Opening Night and Closing Night receptions, and a special brunch for donors & sponsors on Closing Day.


Click Here for the 2014 VOICES Program Guide


Women+Film Founding: Barbara Bridges
Presenting: Sheila K O' Brien - International Career Counseling
Associate: Argonaut Wine & Liquor, Gourmet Fine Catering


VOICES is pleased to support the Athena Projects Arts Festival


Films and Events in Program...

  • VOICES: Glena

    VOICES: Glena

    USA , 2013 , 84 min.
    Director: Allan Luebke Glena was living the American Dream: a successful career, two happy children, a long-term relationship, and a beautiful family home. Then one day, with no background or training, she decided to give cage fighting a try. And she was good - really good. But Glena's perfect world begins to unravel: imp... more
  • VOICES: Sisters Are Doin' It for Themselves Shorts Program

    VOICES: Sisters Are Doin' It for Themselves Shorts Program

    78 min. Women have always had to blaze their own trails. With each film we experience a woman faced with obstacles, both external and internal, and see how they rise to the occasion.... more
  • VOICES: Bee People

    VOICES: Bee People

    USA , 2012 , 103 min.
    Director: David Knappe "Bee People" is a groundbreaking film that takes moviegoers inside the world of bees – and the people who keep them . Shot on location in Colorado (Denver, Boulder, Englewood, Fort Collins, Red Rocks & Strasburg), New York (Queens, Rego Park, NYC), and New Jersey (Liberty Corner), Bee People is not ... more
  • VOICES: Honor Diaries

    VOICES: Honor Diaries

    USA , 2013 , 61 min.
    Director: Micah Smith Honor Diaries features nine courageous women's rights advocates with roots in Muslim-majority societies. These women, who have witnessed firsthand the hardships women endure, are profiled in their efforts to affect change, both in their communities and beyond. Freedom of movement, the right to educa... more
  • VOICES: The MacSpa Mobile Movie Making Workshop

    VOICES: The MacSpa Mobile Movie Making Workshop

    90 min. Learn how to make movies on an iPad or iPhone! iMovie for your iPad or iPhone - a sophisticated tool that fits in your pocket, provides budding filmmakers with the ability to create professional-quality video. Join us during the VOICES Film Festival to explore the application's interface, titles, la... more
  • VOICES: Sweet Dreams

    VOICES: Sweet Dreams

    USA , 2012 , 84 min.
    Director: Lisa Fruchtman , Rob Fruchtman Powerful sounds pierce the silence of the Rwandan countryside. Curious children gawk outside the gate. This is something new in Rwanda—a group of women, 60 strong, pounding out rhythms of power and joy. In 1994 Rwanda suffered a devastating genocide.... more
  • VOICES: CLAW

    VOICES: CLAW

    USA , 2013 , 100 min.
    Director: Billy Hunt , Brian Wimer Virgin Madonnas, pregnant brides and the occasional giant banana ... arm wrestling for women's causes. It ain't your mother's Junior League. The Collective of Lady Arm Wrestlers (AKA CLAW), is spreading like cooties; with sister branches from Austin, TX to Portland, OR. A modern vaudeville, this lan... more
  • VOICES: Drunktown's Finest

    VOICES: Drunktown's Finest

    USA , 2013 , 93 min.
    Director: Sydney Freeland Drunktown’s Finest is Sydney Freeland’s feature film debut and her response to a news story that characterized her hometown of Gallup, New Mexico, as “Drunktown, USA.” Nizhoni was adopted and raised as a Christian by a white family, transsexual Felixxia dreams of becoming a model, and Sickboy is hea... more
  • VOICES: I Will Survive Shorts Program

    VOICES: I Will Survive Shorts Program

    82 min. Gloria Gaynor’s song about the tenacity of womanhood was a major hit and continues to be the most popular disco song of all time. It’s no accident that the theme of this song knows no generational or geographical boundaries...being a woman and understanding survival is universal.... more
  • VOICES: Liar's Dice

    VOICES: Liar's Dice

    India , 2013 , 104 min.
    Director: Geeta Mohandas The film follows Kamala, a young woman from Chitkul village and her girl child Manya, who embarks on a journey leaving their native land in search for her missing husband. Along this journey she encounters Nawazudin, a free spirited army deserter who helps them to get to their destination with his o... more
  • VOICES: Yellow Fever

    VOICES: Yellow Fever

    USA , 2013 , 57 min.
    Director: Sophie Rousmaniere Yellow Fever follows young Navajo veteran, Tina Garnanez, on her journey to investigate the history of the Navajo Uranium Boom, its lasting impacts in her area and the potential new mining in her region. She begins as a curious family member and becomes an advocate, lobbyist, activist and vo... more
  • VOICES: Eden

    VOICES: Eden

    USA , 2012 , 98 min.
    Director: Megan Griffiths In this electrifying thriller inspired by true, harrowing events, Jamie Chung (The Hangover III, The Man with the Iron Fists) stars as Hyun Jae, a young Korean-American girl abducted and forced into prostitution by a human and drug trafficking ring.... more
  • VOICES CLOSING NIGHT PRESENTATION: Obvious Child

    VOICES CLOSING NIGHT PRESENTATION: Obvious Child

    USA , 2014 , 83 min.
    Director: Gillian Robespierre For aspiring comedian Donna Stern, everyday life as a female twenty-something provides ample material for her incredibly relatable brand of humor. On stage, Donna is unapologetically herself, joking about topics as intimate as her sex life and as crude as her day-old underwear.... more
  • VOICES: Salon Series I - In Her Voice: She Crossed the Line

    VOICES: Salon Series I - In Her Voice: She Crossed the Line

    60 min. The VOICES Salon Series is an exciting program dedicated to deepening the conversations about issues presented at the VOICES Film Festival. The series provides a venue for festival guests and the audience to gather together and talk face-to-face. It’s a fun way to engage with people in a more intima... more
  • VOICES: Salon Series II – In the Name of Honor

    VOICES: Salon Series II – In the Name of Honor

    45 min. The VOICES Salon Series is an exciting program dedicated to deepening the conversations about issues presented at the VOICES Film Festival. The series provides a venue for festival guests and the audience to gather together and talk face-to-face. It’s a fun way to engage with people in a more intima... more
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