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January 14, 2021

Influencer Screening – Endlings

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January 14, 2021

Advanced screening of the premiere episode of Season 2 of Endlings! Immediately followed by a Q&A with the cast and creator!

Panelists include:

Edison Grant, Johnny
Kamaia Fairburn, Julia
Michela Luci, Tabby
Cale Ferrin, Finn
J.J. Johnson, Writer, Director and EP

Synopsis

The year is 2041; Julia, Johnny, Tabby, and Finn continue to help their extraterrestrial friend Ling save fantastical endlings. With the aid of their foster father Mr. Leopold and animal activist Dr. Abiona Maina, the group is getting closer to retrieving the remaining “last of its kind’” creatures and completing their mission. But when Ling accidentally shows Tabby a vision of their quest failing, the team learns that Ling’s powers don’t just allow the alien access to their pasts but also their futures. This glimpse of what’s to come reveals Infinitum CEO Tresa Hewes, who has been tracking them for her own illusive reasons, capturing Ling and tearing their foster family apart. Together, the group makes the choice to confront the pain of their pasts in order to change their futures and save Ling. This decision to fight fate kicks off a season of high-octane adventure where four wounded teens must learn to let their hopes, not their hurts, shape the future.

Catch up on Season 1 of Endlings on HULU.

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January 07, 2021

Influencer Screening – Endlings

Join us for a live virtual advanced screening of the premiere episode of Season 2 of Endlings! Immediately followed by a Q&A with the cast and creator!

December 16, 2020

Starz Commitment to Inclusive Storytelling Lights Up Opportunities

Inclusive storytelling focused on women, and other underrepresented groups have been a priority for Starz before becoming a media industry imperative in front of and behind the camera. Earlier this year, Alison Hoffman, former Chief Marketing Officer of Starz, was promoted to a newly expanded position as President, Domestic Networks. I had the opportunity to sit down with Alison to learn more about their commitment to women and inclusion.

December 11, 2020

Influencer Screening – Trafficked

Join us for a live virtual advanced screening of a never-before-seen episode of National Geographic’s Trafficked with Mariana van Zeller.

December 09, 2020

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December 01, 2020

Entertainment Media is Changing the Equation for Women and Girls in Tech

The Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media hosted its first-ever event for teens and young women (ages 13+), which was made possible by Craig Newmark Philanthropies in celebration of National STEM Day. Craig Newmark is widely known as a Web pioneer, for founding the online classified ad service craigslist.

December 01, 2020

Giving Tuesday

Membership to the Institute grants you access to our slate of ongoing virtual events, as well as an incredible network of like-minded individuals, all passionate about ending unconscious bias in media and ensuring diverse representation on screen. This #GivingTuesday, we are thrilled to offer our See Jane Membership for as low as $14/month, now through December 3rd. Join us today!

November 16, 2020

Virtual See Jane Salon – Engaged As We Age: Changing the Script on Aging

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November 16, 2020

Older adults in popular films are erased, stereotyped and degraded. Why is this and what can we do about it? Join us as we talk about these important questions with an expert panel and present the Institute’s new report, in partnership with TENA, that evaluates representation of aging in the top films in Germany, France, the UK and the US.

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November 10, 2020

Geena Davis’ Educational Series ‘Mission Unstoppable’ Returns to CBS For Season 2

“Mission Unstoppable,” the weekend CBS educational/informational series from Litton Entertainment, has been picked up for a second season. The show, from executive producer Geena Davis and hosted by Miranda Cosgrove (who also serves as an EP), returns with new episodes in January. “Unique intersectional female characters in entertainment and media are essential to challenging negative […]

November 07, 2020

Virtual See Jane Salon Video – Becoming Women in Tech: What Does it Take?

See Jane Video November 7, 2020 Celebrate National STEM Day by hearing from an inspiring group of women in science and technology about their career paths, persisting through challenges, and the world-changing projects they’re working on now. This program is designed for young women 13 and up, but all are welcome.

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