WIFF: Think Before You Pink
Tuesday January 31st, 2012
Posted at 10:15am
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Last week the Windsor International Film Festival with the help of the National Film Board of Canada hosted a screening of Pink Ribbons Inc. , a documentary touching on the issues of breast cancer funding and the corporations involved.
The Capital Theatre had a successful turnout ending the night with an in depth q and a. With many members representing different avenues of the breast cancer campaign, viewers had the chance to participate in a riveting conversation. For $5 a ticket, an outstanding number of supporters and intrigued minds came together to absorb some new information.
WIFF’s mission statement:
“The Windsor International Film Festival (WIFF) is a cultural, not-for-profit organization whose mission is to recognize and celebrate the art of cinema by showcasing Canadian and international films and filmmakers. Through its exhibition, education, and community development programs, WIFF builds audiences for Canadian content and talent, provides training opportunities for emerging filmmakers, and promotes the creative economy of Windsor and Southwestern Ontario.”
Upcoming events are posted on their website, stay tuned for more screenings.