QWOCMAP presents 7th Annual Queer Women of Color Film Festival
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All events and showings
at the Brava Theater,
2789 24th Street,
San Francisco, CA

Directors

  • Camille Bates

    Camille is a black, brown, fierce fem who mostly spends time contemplating equity through providing mental health services.
    Walking Backwards (2010): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SATURDAY Soaring Past Survival SAT, JUNE 11, 3:30 pm
  • Kali Boyce

    A Two-Spirit musician, "KB"'s adventures include punk shows, B-grade horror movie audio and Drag King blues performance as TuffNStuff: The Last Delta Drag King.
    That's So GAY! (2010): FEATURED SCREENING Igniting the Intersections SAT, JUNE 11, 7:30 pm
  • Danielle Brown

    Fulbright scholar, Danielle Brown is a free-spirited artist from Los Angeles who enjoys exploring new creative outlets and sharing lesser known stories.
    Moving Boxes (2011): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SATURDAY Soaring Past Survival SAT, JUNE 11, 3:30 pm
  • Alice Choe

    Alice Choe is a Korean, an American and a lesbian, who uses film and music to cope with life.
    Out On Love (2011): CLOSING NIGHT SCREENING Fierce Entanglements SUN, JUNE 12, 6:00 pm
  • AC

    AC uses a different set of cameras and lenses to investigate the complex mechanisms of how biomass can be converted into advanced biofuels. His scientific imaging work has been showcased in PBS/Nova "Making Stuff: Cleaner".
    36A (2011): FEATURED SCREENING Igniting the Intersections SAT, JUNE 11, 7:30 pm
  • Dai Ming An

    Dai Ming An has found that being out and open with her mother makes it easier to be out and open in a loving LGBT community.
    Making It Home (2011): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SUNDAY Homegrown Gifts SUN, JUNE 12, 2:00 pm
  • Desi del Valle

    Desi del Valle is a Bronx-born actor/producer and former San Franciscan currently living in Manhattan.
    Back To Life (2009): OPENING NIGHT SCREENING Finger Sucking Good FRI, JUNE 10, 7:30 pm
  • Kiz Dodds

    Kiz Dodds' films are focused on telling stories about the real lives of the LGBTQ community.
    3Girlz & 9Lives (2011): CLOSING NIGHT SCREENING Fierce Entanglements SUN, JUNE 12, 6:00 pm
  • Kebo Drew

    Black Femme Kebo Drew is a 3rd generation queer, 2nd generation activist and the 1st generation to claim being an artist
    Ain't I A Woman (2011): FEATURED SCREENING Igniting the Intersections SAT, JUNE 11, 7:30 pm
  • Dulce Annel Garcia

    Dulce Garcia is a Fierce Queer Xicana Fat Femme who rocks hot red lipstick and matching heels while dancing Salsa!
    With Conviction (2011): FEATURED SCREENING Igniting the Intersections SAT, JUNE 11, 7:30 pm
  • Teresa Hagiya

    Teresa Hagiya continues to draw on landscapes as portraits of intersecting experiences in her artwork.
    Shoe To Drop (2010): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SATURDAY Soaring Past Survival SAT, JUNE 11, 3:30 pm
  • Sarah Hark Sun Hamburger

    Sarah Hark Sun Hamburger is a Femme Shark video artist living in San Francisco.
    Learning and Unlearning Invisibility (2011): FEATURED SCREENING Igniting the Intersections SAT, JUNE 11, 7:30 pm
  • Shiu-chin Linda Hsu

    Born and raised in Taiwan, Linda studied art at University of Hawaii and lives in the Bay Area.
    Figure Drawing (2011): CLOSING NIGHT SCREENING Fierce Entanglements SUN, JUNE 12, 6:00 pm
  • Ines Ixierda

    Ines Ixierda is a Bolivian American multi-media artist and organizer in Oakland.
    Hollering Back (2011): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SATURDAY Soaring Past Survival SAT, JUNE 11, 3:30 pm
  • Jazmin Jamias

    Jazmin Jamias is a filmmaker who has worked on independent Bay Area projects of various genres.
    Angel (2010): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SATURDAY Soaring Past Survival SAT, JUNE 11, 3:30 pm
  • Jamilah King

    Jamilah King is a writer, editor and poet based in San Francisco who works as a news editor at Colorlines.com
    Flight (2011): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SATURDAY Soaring Past Survival SAT, JUNE 11, 3:30 pm
  • Caroline Le

    Caroline H. Le is a Bay Area filmmaker with degrees in filmmaking from SJSU and Emerson College.
    La Petite Salon (2010): OPENING NIGHT SCREENING Finger Sucking Good FRI, JUNE 10, 7:30 pm
  • Selena LeCroix

    Selena LeCroix resides in the Bay Area, with hopes to use film as a tool to advance social issues.
    You're Too American: A Gypsy Tale (De Sabut Gadjikano) (2011): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SUNDAY Homegrown Gifts SUN, JUNE 12, 2:00 pm
  • Narissa Lee

    Narissa Lee works has made a number of shorts and currently works in video production. She has a BA in Film & Digital Media Studies from UCSC.
    The Bus Pass (2010): OPENING NIGHT SCREENING Finger Sucking Good FRI, JUNE 10, 7:30 pm
  • Alexander Lee

    Alexander L. Lee is an aspiring filmmaker and transgender & racial justice activist.
    Like This (2011): FEATURED SCREENING Igniting the Intersections SAT, JUNE 11, 7:30 pm
  • Marlene Legaspi

    San Francisco native Marlene Legaspi now lives very near the ocean, where her muse resides.
    The Sun Stains (2011): OPENING NIGHT SCREENING Finger Sucking Good FRI, JUNE 10, 7:30 pm
  • Vanessa Lewis

    Vanessa Lewis is a queer, femme, feminist, afrocentric writer/educator/performance artist who is devoted to empowering and loving her students, arts social justice activism, dismantling violent institutions, and the qpoc dynasty that is QWOCMAP!
    Counterrevolutionary (2011): CLOSING NIGHT SCREENING Fierce Entanglements SUN, JUNE 12, 6:00 pm
  • Zemaya Martinez

    Zemaya Martinez is a Curandera and Bruja dedicated to the path of the Sacred, the Medicines of Nature and the guidance of the Ancestors.
    Grace and Fierceness (2011): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SUNDAY Homegrown Gifts SUN, JUNE 12, 2:00 pm
  • Teresa Moore

    Teresa Moore is a Bay Area multimedia artist, painter and actress.
    Above Deliverance (2011): CLOSING NIGHT SCREENING Fierce Entanglements SUN, JUNE 12, 6:00 pm
  • Priti Narayanan

    Priti Narayanan is an Indian immigrant and a passionate filmmaker, actor, activist and engineer.
    Legally Challenged (2011): CLOSING NIGHT SCREENING Fierce Entanglements SUN, JUNE 12, 6:00 pm
  • Truc Thanh Nguyen

    Truc Nguyen is a queer, activist, Vietnamese, hello please, bite-u-in-the-knees, meat eating gen Xer.
    Help Wanted (2011): FEATURED SCREENING Igniting the Intersections SAT, JUNE 11, 7:30 pm
  • NIA Collective / QWOCMAP PRODUCTIONS / ZUNA

    A partnership of amazing Black lesbians and other queer women of color.
    The Gift Of Family (2011): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SUNDAY Homegrown Gifts SUN, JUNE 12, 2:00 pm
  • Patricia Nuno-Sanchez

    Pa’ ti Zapatita is a rebel rouser, educator, daughter, sister, tía, friend, comrade and lover.
    POCAT: People Of Color Action Theater (2011): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SUNDAY Homegrown Gifts SUN, JUNE 12, 2:00 pm
  • Celestina Pearl

    Celestina Pearl is a Fierce Chicana Queer Femme Mama, performance & visual artist, poet, bruja, and creatrix.
    Queer Spawning (2011): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SUNDAY Homegrown Gifts SUN, JUNE 12, 2:00 pm
  • QWOCMAP Productions / ZUNA / NIA Collective

    A partnership of amazing Black lesbians and other queer women of color.
    The Gift Of Family (2011): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SUNDAY Homegrown Gifts SUN, JUNE 12, 2:00 pm
  • Michele Randleston

    Michele Randleston is a queer woman of color from San Francisco with roots all over the country.
    Ready (2011): OPENING NIGHT SCREENING Finger Sucking Good FRI, JUNE 10, 7:30 pm
  • Lourdes Rivas

    A L.A. native queer chicana, Lourdes Rivas currently lives in San Francisco and is passionate about working with youth.
    Cooking Curiosities (2011): OPENING NIGHT SCREENING Finger Sucking Good FRI, JUNE 10, 7:30 pm
  • Tonilyn A. Sideco

    Born and raised in San Francisco, Tonilyn Sideco is a booty shaking genderqueer love warrior dedicated to inspiring systemic social change through art.
    Toothbrush (2011): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SATURDAY Soaring Past Survival SAT, JUNE 11, 3:30 pm
  • Ava Square-LeVias

    Ava Square-LeVias is an artist who loves creating opportunities to engage with life as choreographer, poet, actor, and filmmaker.
    Avotcja (2011): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SUNDAY Homegrown Gifts SUN, JUNE 12, 2:00 pm
  • Elisa Square-LeVias

    Tiye Yayu, aka Elisa Square-LeVias, has worked in Social Services with children and adults living with PTSD symptoms.
    Self-Inflicted Freedom (2011): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SATURDAY Soaring Past Survival SAT, JUNE 11, 3:30 pm
  • Be Steadwell

    B.Line Films, made up of B.Williams and B.Steadwell, is a low-budget queerpop directing duo from Washington DC.
    Bound (2010): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SATURDAY Soaring Past Survival SAT, JUNE 11, 3:30 pm
  • Yvonne Tran

    Yvonne Tran is a Bay Area native who lives, works and loves in Oakland.
    Undeliverables (2011): CLOSING NIGHT SCREENING Fierce Entanglements SUN, JUNE 12, 6:00 pm
  • Meja Tyehimba

    A New York native, grandmother and mom Meja Tyehimba has more than 30 years of theater experience.
    Cantaloupe (2009): OPENING NIGHT SCREENING Finger Sucking Good FRI, JUNE 10, 7:30 pm In the Key Of D (2011): FEATURED SCREENING Igniting the Intersections SAT, JUNE 11, 7:30 pm
  • Vinh Vû

    Vinh Vû settled in California as a refugee in 1980. Her passion is to use film as a means to express the voices and courage of Vietnamese lesbian women.
    My Way (Câu An) (2011): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SATURDAY Soaring Past Survival SAT, JUNE 11, 3:30 pm
  • Chauncey Wales

    Chauncey Wales is a New Yorker, writer, entrepreneur and home cook extradornaire.
    Recipe For Love (2011): OPENING NIGHT SCREENING Finger Sucking Good FRI, JUNE 10, 7:30 pm
  • Bianca Williams

    B.Line Films, made up of B.Williams and B.Steadwell, is a low-budget queerpop directing duo from Washington DC.
    Bound (2010): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SATURDAY Soaring Past Survival SAT, JUNE 11, 3:30 pm
  • ZUNA / NIA Collective / QWOCMAP PRODUCTIONS

    A partnership of amazing Black lesbians and other queer women of color.
    The Gift Of Family (2011): CENTERPIECE SCREENING SUNDAY Homegrown Gifts SUN, JUNE 12, 2:00 pm