Special Events


 

Studio Museum Thu 18.11.2010. 8pm

Opening of the film festival with the humorous drama “Me Too“ introduced by leading actress Lola Dueñas from Spain.


Kelter Thu 18.11.2009 . 10.30pm

Opening Party

 

Studio Museum Sa 20.11., 8pm

Presentation of Honour Awards on the occasion of the 10th Anniversary
For the particularly engaged support of the festival, four honour awards will be given: to Mohsen Makhmalbaf and Marziyeh Meshkini, Jasmila Zbanic, Elke Jonigkeit and Jackie Branfield, on behalf of Kim Longinotto.


Festivalpub Gaststaette Ritter Sat 20.11.2010 . 10.30pm

Africa-Concert, followed by Filmfest-Party
The 10th anniversary of WomenWorlds calls for celebration! The evening starts in accordance with this year's Focus on Africa with a concert of the trio “Tiló“ and bordercrossing Afrobeats. Afterwards party – dancing!

 

City Hall of Tuebingen Wed 17.11. – Thu 25.11.2010

TERRE DES FEMMES - exhibiton
“ They promised me a marvellous celebration“
on the topic of Female Genital Mutilitation
Opening hours: Mo-Fri: 8am – 4 pm

Opening of the exhibition: 17.11.2010 5pm
Images, quotations and texts about the backgrounds of FGM and the initiatives of African activists.

Closing event: 25.11.2010 4pm
On the ocasion of the International Day “NO to violence against women“ the film director Johanna Richter will report about the work against FGM through “Ciné Débats“ in Burkina Faso, activist Jackie Branfield from South Africa will tell about her work against child abuse and organisations from Tuebingen which combat violence against women present themselves.
In cooperation with the Centre for Education and Archive for Women's History in Baden-Wuerttemberg, BAF and the Comissioner for Gender Equality and Integration of the University City of Tuebingen.


City Hall of Tuebingen Thu 25.11.2010 . 3:45 pm

Hoisting of the TERRE DES FEMMES flag
on the ocasion of the International Day “NO to violence against women“
In cooperation with the Comissioner for Gender Equality and Integration of the University City of Tuebingen.

 

In cooperation with the Comissioner for Gender Equality of the City of Herrenberg:

KoKi Herrenberg Thu 25.11.2010 . 5pm

Entre nos
Mariana and her two children move from Columbia to New York to join her husband. But soon, Antonio announces he has found work in Miami and will go there... alone. Days go by and Mariana has to recognize the truth: he has left his family alone in a strange country. She has to find a way for her little family to survive... Lead actress Paula Mendoza has made this movie out of her mother's life story.
Four awards, a.o. Tribeca.

 

KoKi Herrenberg Thu 25.11.2010 . 8pm

Rough Aunties
Durban, South Africa: fearless and resolute, the „Rough Aunties“ are a remarkable group of women unwavering in their stand to protect and care for the abused, neglected and forgotten children. They all work for the „Operation Bobbi Bear“. A stirring portrait of five powerful characters, full of grace, wisdom, friendship and a deep conviction.
Jury price at Sundance Film Festival.
Protagonist and Bobbi Bear founder Jackie Branfield present