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Rise & Shine: Uniting Chicago's Womxn Filmmakers

  • Stage 18 Chicago 2558 W 16th St Chicago United States (map)

Tickets available here.


Calling all womxn/girls/ladies/females/femmes/moms/thems/y'alls/babes/matriarchs/champions/filmmakers/producers/directors/editors/writers/artists! We want to invite all of the she/hers and they/thems to come and bask the presense of one another. Our goal is to build relationships, friendships, bridges, and worlds and walk away with contacts you didn't have before.


  • Pancakes, coffee, mimosas, pastries, finger sandwiches! (GF/DF/VEG/CFA)

  • Meeting eachother in a non-threatening enviornment.

  • We will have introductions and information from the host organizations, Mezcla Media Collective, Women of the Now and Stage 18, as well as an open floor time for our attendees to make any announcements they'd like to share! (and don't worry, we'll take notes this time!! And of course, share them with you.


Stage 18 Chicago

What else:

Moms are welcome, which means your kids are welcome! We don't have specific childcare but please know that your kids are welcome and there will be some toys and village of people to support you!

If you purchase a ticket, we expect you to please come! If you cannot make it, please let us know as we work with a wait list.

Limited space available, don't worry, we'll do this again!

Earlier Event: August 2
Open Work Day