World Water Festival Kickoff Event
The World Water Film Festival (WWFF), in partnership with United Nations’ partnersInternational Groundwater Resources Assessment Centre (IGRAC), Youth for Global Health & Social Justice, and in concert with the UN Water Conference 2023, is hosting a kickoff event December 3rd at Anthology Film Archives (32 Second Avenue New York, NY 10003) from 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm..
The kickoff event will feature a panel discussion led by guest speaker Dr. Sheryl Simmons of Youth for Global Health & Social Justice and a screening of ten short films, offering a sneak peak of what to expect for the WWFF’s inaugural festival – which will coincide with the UN Water Conference in March 2023, and a panel with the documentary filmmakers led by Darcy Dennett, Founder of FIREFLYFILMWORKS Director/Producer.
The WWFF is a non-profit film festival for activists and storytellers from all over the world to highlight human-water relationship issues and concerns that inspire action steps for audiences. Film topics range from water contamination to water conservation, climate change, pollution, drought, groundwater visibility, and more.