April 28 - May 4, 2017 at SMG Spring Valley
Studio Movie Grill hosted a film series to educate, enlighten and inspire. Focusing on female filmmakers as well as raising awareness of issues impacting women, the film series included:
• Guest speakers
• Local non-profit participation
• Panel discussions
• Public Service Announcement (PSA) Competition focused on young female filmmakers
About the Shared Stories Film Series Competition: This unique competition challenged local high school film crews, led by a female director or producer, to create a 30-second PSA about the mission or goals of any non-profit serving women and/or women’s issues. The winner was Emily Wallace from Booker T Washington and was announced Friday, April 28, 2017 during the opening evening of the SMG Shared Stories Film Series. Emily received a $1,000 educational scholarship and her PSA will show on all SMG D/FW screens.