september, 2018

thu27sep7:00 pmFeaturedA Global Cavalcade of Animated Shorts #DirectedbyWomen7:00 pm EDT The IU Libraries Screening Room, Herman B Wells Library, 1320 East Tenth Street, Indiana UniversityCountry:USA

Event Details

A Global Cavalcade of Animated Shorts #DirectedbyWomen will take place in Bloomington, Indiana as part of the 4th Annual #DirectedbyWomen Worldwide Film Viewing Party, which brings the global film community together for a film-viewing party appreciating an incredible diversity of films throughout the month of September. During the Worldwide Film Viewing Party, film lovers will gather together in their communities around the world for film screenings and guest filmmaker visits—all designed to focus attention on women film directors and their work. Film lovers everywhere are invited to co-create the Worldwide Film Viewing Party by creating their own events—large or small.

A Global Cavalcade of Animated Shorts #DirectedbyWomen screening is FREE, open to the public and will be held at The Indiana University Libraries Screening Room—a beautiful, intimate venue with great projection and sound—Herman B Wells Library (048) Indiana University Bloomington. Join us on Thursday September 27, 2018 at 7pm.  The screening is free but seating is limited. You can register online to reserve a seat.

The event has been curated by filmmaker Laura Ivins and Barbara Ann O’Leary, catalyst behind the #DirectedbyWomen initiative.


Lotte That Silhouette Girl

Lotte that Silhouette Girl [9:58]
Directed by Carla Patullo and Elizabeth Beecherl

The Dating Apocalypse

The Dating Apocalypse [2:25]
Directed by Mary Nittolo

Peace Carpet

Peace Carpet [4:06]
Directed by Ziba Arzhang


UkeLayla [7:57]
Directed by Haleigh Mooney and Kim Van Tong


Sonámbula [3:25]
Directed by Dinorah de Jesús Rodriguez

The FBI Blew Up My Skates

The FBI Blew Up My Ice Skates [7:00]
Directed by Sara Zia Ebrahimi and Lindsey MartinWild Woman

Wild Woman [3:41]
Directed by Vanessa Sweet

Meeting MacGuffin

Meeting MacGuffin [9:58]
Directed by Catya Plate

My Darlin'

My Darlin’ [4:16]
Directed by Edy Szewy

Story of Aishan

Story of Aishan [5:15]
Directed by Hong jia bao


Pitiguá [2:36]
Directed by Paula Martínez Cirilo

Panic Attack!

Panic Attack! [3:00]
Directed by Eileen O’Meara


Derma [1:10]
Directed by Antonia Neatby

Mothers and Daughters

Mothers and Daughters [2:20]
Directed by Gabriella Marsh

They Call Us Maids

They Call Us Maids – the Domestic Workers’ Story [7:00]
Directed by Leeds Animation Workshop


349 [3:10]
Directed by Kristen Lauth Shaeffer

Thanks to every director who offered her animated short for consideration.
It was an honor to receive your work.


(Thursday) 7:00 pm EDT


The IU Libraries Screening Room

Herman B Wells Library, 1320 East Tenth Street, Indiana University