SHIFT: Let’s Talk Gender Violence - Engaging through film and dialogue


Résultats de recherche d'images pour « douglas college »SHIFT: Let’s Talk Gender Violence - Engaging through film and dialogue is an upcoming event that will be hosted by Douglas College, a partner organization on the IMPACTS Project. SHIFT is a film festival style event that aims to bring a spotlight to the pressing issue of gender violence and consider the role of colleges and universities in raising awareness and fostering change.

The week will feature four film screenings (with moderated discussion) and conclude with a keynote address and moderated panel, featuring community leaders and Douglas College Faculty. The final evening will also feature tabling by local community groups and groups within Douglas College.

The following is a list of the events that will be happening at New Westminster Campus:


Monday, September 24th | 12:30 – 4:30 pm

Tuesday, September 25th | 7:00 – 9:00 pm

  • Maple (47 min)
  • Location: Aboriginal Gathering Place

Wednesday, September 26th | 7:00 – 9:00 pm

  • Masks We Live In (97 min)
  • Location: Aboriginal Gathering Place

Thursday, September 27th | 7:00 – 9:00 pm

Friday, September 28th | 7:00 – 9:00 pm

  • Location: Laura Muir Theatre
  • Keynote address: Adrianne Meador Murray
  • Panel:
    • Kasari Govender, WestCoast LEAF
    • Harlan Pruden, Qmunity
    • Lisa Smith, Sociology and IMPACTS research group member


Don’t hesitate to contact Lisa Smith (lsmith65 [at] or Pania Lincoln (lincolnp [at] should you have any questions or would like to be involved in this exciting event!