Athena Film Festival

Jodie Foster, Gina Prince-Bythewood, and Sheila Nevins '60 among honorees at four-day festival highlighting women's contribution to the film industry.

Fifth annual festival opens with an event honoring renowned actress and director

In celebration of the fifth annual Athena Film Festival, watch a short video featuring our alumnae in film.

Additional awardees include Sheila Nevins, Gina Prince-Bythewood and Cathy Schulman

Athena Film Festival Showcases Barnard Women: Alumnae highlight a panel discussion and a biographical film.

Barnard College hosted the fourth annual 2014 Athena Film Festival honoring extraordinary women in the film industry.

Sherry Lansing to Receive Ziskin Lifetime Achievement Award

Short films about women of courage and conviction spark conversations about leadership.

The third annual Athena Film Festival brought industry leaders to Barnard’s campus for a weekend in February to celebrate the achievements of women in the film and allied industries and discuss the challenges they face.

 

Film industry leaders discuss the significance of Barnard's annual Athena Film Festival celebrating women's leadership in Hollywood and beyond.