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Detroit Women of Color, Inc. will continue to provide support through the integration of film, social justice, and the arts by offering a lens to highlight the strength, beauty, and resilience of Black and Brown girls and women during this worldwide pandemic of Coronavirus/COVID 19.

LIFTING THE VOICES OF BLACK AND BROWN
GIRLS AND WOMEN THROUGH FILM

The Hand That Rocks The Camera Rules The World

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ABOUT US

Since 2004, Detroit Women of Color, Inc. has used film to lift the stories of girls and women of color.  We are committed to integrating film and social justice to offer a fresh lens, highlighting the beauty, strength, resilience, and truth of girls and women of color. We produce the critically acclaimed Detroit Women of Color International Film Festival. 

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We Resist By Telling Our Stories

PROGRAMS

Due to COVID 19, we are prioritizing the health and safety of our community.  We are establishing interactive online tools
to stay connected with our students and finding ways to help our participants thrive during this pandemic.
Stay tuned for upcoming Change is Reel sessions! 

CHANGE IS REEL

Have you always wanted to create your own films? DWC, Inc. puts cameras in the hands of girls and women of color in Detroit to learn useful and exciting skills while shaping the images that define their lives.

DWC WATCH PARTIES

We showcase award-winning independent films by our about Black and Brown girls and women. The series also features panels, film labs, and filmmaker interviews

RESILIENT LOVE

Our Resilient Love Our workshops for girls between the ages of 11 and 18 years old, uses film and art as a tool to promote self-love and sisterhood. We encourage young women to define their own path. 

The Hand that Rocks the Camera Rules the World

Figure out what you need to do to be the heroine of your own story. ~ Ava DuVernay

Since 2004, the Detroit Women of Color, Inc. has distinguished itself from other local film festivals and programs through a focus on independent films that highlight the voices of girls, women, and people of color. We produced the Detroit Women of Color International Film Festival, the Sacred Waters Spirituality Film Festival, the 3Rs Progressive Film Festival, and the United States Social Forum Film Festival.  In 2019 our critically acclaimed Detroit Women of Color International Film Festival returned.

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Girls and Women

Please help us to empower girls and women of color to change their lives and benefit our community.

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