Festival Tickets & Schedule

Our 4th annual Global Impact Film Festival was a great success! Check out this past year's schedule of film screenings, discussions and networking events below and stay tuned for 2019 for our 5th annual festival.

SCHedule

2018 GLOBAL IMPACT FILM FESTIVAL SCHEDULE 


*All GIDC Screenings will take place in the Meeting Room Level of the hotel in Rooms 2 and 3.


*Workshops and discussions will take place in the Meeting Room Level of the hotel in room Mount Vernon.



FRIDAY- AUGUST 24, 2018 


OPENING NIGHT 

6:00 PM Lobby Welcome Party! Meet & Greet (Badge Pick Up)

 

8:00 PM Discover DCBX Cultural Night Event



SATURDAY- AUGUST 25, 2018 


9:00 AM Registration Opens 


10:00 AM SESSION 1: DOCUMENTARIES

Living in Chains

Making Waves: Rebirth of the Golden Rule

Refugee Wave

Capoeira: Play

13 Reasons to Fly

Dovere for Camden

The Rest of Your Life

TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 116 minutes 


10:00 AM SESSION 2: NARRATIVES 

 America; I Too

 The Follower

 Recovery One

 Moksha

 GANDHI V/S JUSTICE In-Justice We Believe

 Tapferkeit

 TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 86 minutes


12:00 PM Panel Discussion with Founder and Executive Director of p.h. balanced films and Head of Communications of CIVIC (Center for Civilians in Conflict), Piper Hendricks and Will Jenkins, co-author of Movies & Grassroots Community Engagement: Documentary Films & State and Local Public Policy in the United States.


1:00 PM LUNCH HOUR 


2:00 PM SESSION 3: DOCUMENTARIES

The Color of the Current

Back to the Roots

The Ripple Effect

Facing East

Chloe

Insulin for Life: Real Stories of the Struggle for Access and the Dedicated Individuals Who Help

TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 95 minutes


2:00 PM SESSION 4: NARRATIVES 

Who Are They

Five O'Clock Shadow

Sinner

Pressed Leaves

Living Together

TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 90 minutes


4:00 PM Workshop with Paul Marengo, CEO of Promethean Fundraising on Grant Writing


5:00 PM SESSION 5: DOCUMENTARIES

Sankofa Solving X

Paglaki Ko "When I Grow Up"

Let Them In

Diego

Through My Eyes: Hani's Journey

TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 78 minutes


5:00 PM SESSION 6: NARRATIVES 

 Two Moments in Time

 War Has No Eyes

 Disfluency

 Bebe

 Leia's Army

 TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 75 minutes


7:00 PM "Making a Social Impact" Open Discussion with Social Justice Filmmaker and TIVA Board Member, Montserrat Gorina. 


8:00 PM VIP Rooftop Networking Party- 11th Floor Entrance 


10:00 PM DCBX Cultural Experience- Ballroom Level



SUNDAY- AUGUST 26, 2018


10:00 AM Registration Opens


11:00 AM SESSION 7: DOCUMENTARIES

Silent No More - Louise Pentz: A Voice for Social Change

Salone Rights

They Took Them Alive

Fox2-O

Mexico: Looking For Lost Migrants

TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 105 minutes


11:00 AM SESSION 8: NARRATIVES

A Day at Primary School for the Girl with the Curly Hair

Make America Black Again

Refuge Island

Small Town Hitman

She Survivor

Lovers

TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 87 minutes


1:00 PM "Ask Me Anything" Open Discussion with Casting Director and Producer, Kimberly Skyrme.


2:00 PM LUNCH HOUR


3:00 PM SESSION 9: DOCUMENTARIES

Tyranny of Distance

T(HE)Y

VAGILANT

Shelbyville Says NO!

Little Fiel

The Toucan

 Unbroken Paradise

TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 95 minutes


3:00 PM SESSION 10: DOCUMENTARIES

DC Hero Aniekan Udofia

Grassroots

$15 Kicks

The Quare In There

Second Assault

Resilience at the Roots

Climate Heroine

TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 93 minutes


5:15 PM Award Ceremony at Fireview Room- Lobby Level


8:00 PM Farewell and DCBX Cultural Experience- Ballroom Level


We look forward to seeing you at this year's 4th annual festival!


Questions? Please email us at info@globalimpactfilmfest.org. :)