AIDS 2014 SCREENING (July 25, 2014 10 to 11 am)

Tweet #akissforGabi and #umbeijoparaGabi on the day of the screening to add to the online “noise” honoring all of her works and how they have inspired real change. Location: the Sex Worker Networking Zone, look for the red umbrellas at the Global Village, International AIDS Conference, Melbourne Australia.

NOT YOUR RESCUE PROJECT sex worker rights minifest (July 21, 12.4o pm)

Come see original interview footage of Gabriela Leite along with a host of other amazing films about the sex worker organizing experience. July 21, 12.40 pm to 2.10, Global Village Film Screening, Clarendon Room C, International AIDS Conference, Melbourne Australia.


Previous Screenings

Sex Worker Networking Zone screening in the Global Village during the International AIDS Conference July 25, 2014

DVD launch party and commemoration of Gabriela’s birthday on April 30th, 2014 (her actual birthday date is April 22nd).

Berlin Feminist Film Festival, March 8th – 13th, 2014.

Borough of Manhattan Community College of The City University of New York hosted a Spring 2014 Women’s HerStory Month screening on March 4, 2014. Q&A with PENELOPE SAUNDERS, NYC sex worker rights activist and filmmaker, moderated by JUNGAH KIM, Assistant Professor of English.

SWOP Chicago celebrated Sex Worker Rights Day with an evening of documentary short films about sex worker activism around the world. The evening includes A Kiss for Gabriela” + “The Honey Bringer”. Monday, March 3, 2014.

HIPS and CHANGE hosted a screening February 11, 2014 6:00 p.m.—8:00 p.m at Busboys and Poets (2021 14th Street NW, Washington, D.C.).

Athena Film Festival, February 8, 2014. The Athena Film Festival Festival honors and showcases films about women leaders – both documentary and fiction. Click here  for more information about that screening.

The Second Ever London Sex Worker Film Festival (presented by the Sex Worker Open University), October 20, 2013.

Margaret Mead film festival (NYC premiere), October 19, 2013 at the Linder Theater, American Museum of Natural History. More information about the screening is available here.

Kansas City FilmFest April 10th, 11th, and 13th, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Arizona International Film Festival, April 24th, 2013 in Tuscon, Arizona.

Film and Q&A with Laura Murray (Director), Flavio Lenz (Davida – Brazil), Mariana Assis (New School) and Kate D’Adamo (SWOP/SWANK – NYC), The New School for Social Research, Sponsored by the Global Studies Program, April 15, 2013

Film and Q&A with Laura Murray and Flavio Lenz, Queens College, Sponsored by the QC Latin American & Latino Studies Program, April 16th, 2013

Film and Q&A with Laura, Flavio, and Penelope Saunders (SWOP/SWANK – NYC),  International Law Society and International Women’s Human Rights – City University of New York, April 16th, 2013

Film and Q&A with Laura Murray and Flavio Lenz, Princeton University, Sponsored by Comparative Literature and the Spanish and Portuguese Departments, April 17th, 2013

Film and Discussion with Laura, Flavio, Carole Vance, PhD (Columbia University), Penelope Saunders, PhD (SWOP/SWANK – NYC). Columbia University, Sponsored by the Institute for Research on Women, Gender, and Sexuality, Co-sponsored by the Columbia University’s Sexuality, Gender, Health, and Human Rights University Seminar; The Department of Sociomedical Sciences’ Pre-doctoral Training Program in Gender, Sexuality, and Health; and the Barnard Center for Research on Women. Thursday, April 18th, 2013

Sex Worker Outreach Project (SWOP) organized event –  “A Kiss for Sex Workers Rights” at Uniondocs in Brooklyn, New York. April 20th, 2013.

Mujeres en Foco International Film Festival, May 5th -11th, 2013 Buenos Aires, Argentina (Argentina Premiere)

San Francisco Sex Worker Festival, May 18-26th, 2013 (US West Coast Premiere)

Sex Worker Film Festival, Hamburg, Germany – July 2012

Finalist for the – Prêmio Pierre Verger de Video Etnográfico
Associação Brasileira de Antropologia, (Brazilian Anthropological Association) July, 2012

FEMINA – International Women’s Film Festival, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil – July 2012

Global Village, XIX International AIDS Conference, Washington DC – July 2012 (pre-screening)

Sex Worker Freedom Film Festival, Kolkata, India – July 2012

Australian Anthropological Society Conference Film Festival, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia – September 2012

VIII Cinema Mostra Aids, Sao Paulo, Brazil 01/12/2012 and 05/12/2012