Join Gina Hara, IMMERSe contributor from Concordia's TAG Lab, for a screening and discussion of her documentary film Geek Girls, shown as part of the Grand River Film Festival.
Geek Girls reveals the hidden half of nerd culture; a world of cute dresses, professional gamers, fake names and death threats. In the first feature-length documentary about ‘geeky’ women, filmmaker Gina Hara goes on a journey to discover the trials and tribulations of high achieving women in the international world of comics, games, anime and ‘cosplaying’, revealing previously untold stories and what it means to be a true Geek.
Tickets can be purchased on the Grand River Film Festival website. $15 ticket price includes complimentary admission to THEMUSEUM exhibit MODEL CITIZENS from 6 - 7 pm.
The screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Gina Hara and producer Michael Massicotte.
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Kitchener, ON N2G 1A3