CFUW Milton and District (50/50 Day film screening and panel discussion)
CFUW Milton and District organized a free public evening event on March 7, 2018 in celebration of International Women’s Day.
The audience screened Director Tiffany Shlain’s short film: 50/50 Rethinking the Past, Present and Future of Women + Power.
The film gives the 10,000 year history of gender and power – from uprisings to set- backs – to the bigger context of where we are today. The movie was followed by a Panel discussion with panelists:
- Cindy Lunau, Town of Milton Councillor, Ward 3
- Cheryl Hayles, VP International Relations, CFUW National Board
- Isobel Boyle, CFUW Guelph, Women in Politics Project
Members of the community were inspired about the advancement of women and girls reflected in the film.
The panel discussion was lively and informative, Questions from the audience were indicative that the film had raised awareness about the advancement of a gender equal world.