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[MARCH 8, 2024] Women Take the Reel Film Festival- “20,000 Species of Bees” 

MIT’s Women and Gender Studies program is hosting the Women Take the Reel Film Festival screenings on the MIT campus!

March 8th, 2024 @ 6 PM located at Bartos Theater, the doors will open at 5:30 PM with food provided before the screening.
The “20,000 Species of Bees” event will be followed by a Q&A discussion w/ BAGLY.
ALL non-MIT students and Faculty must RSVP beforehand. Find the RSVP here.

Film Description: In this sun-soaked, sublimely sensitive debut, writer/director Estibaliz Urresola Solaguren sets her lens on an eight-year-old’s identity crisis over one uncertain summer vacation. Ane, in the midst of separating from her husband, takes her children to her hometown, a sleepy village on the Spanish side of Basque Country, to stay with her mother. There, our young heroine, nicknamed Coco (at least for the moment), explores her gender identity under the cautious, yet loving gaze of three generations of women in her family, who concurrently also reflect on their own place in the world.

More info: https://wgs.mit.edu/events-all/2024/3/8/wttr-20000-species-of-bees

Guest organization: BAGLY (a youth-led, adult-supported organization committed to social justice, and creating, sustaining, and advocating for programs, policies, and services for the LGBTQ+ youth community). 

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