The winning filmmaker will become a candidate for September Project of the Month. That winner will be in the running for Project of the Year.
The four projects up for this week’s Project of the Week are listed below (with descriptions courtesy of the filmmakers). You can vote at the bottom of the page.
Afghan Cycles: A feature documentary about a new generation of young Afghan women challenging gender and cultural barriers, using the bicycle as a vehicle for freedom and social change.
Dick Gregory: How to Survive in America: A documentary focusing on the legendary 83-year-old comedian and human rights activist who has fought for 60 years for freedom, justice and equality.
Shahrzaad’s Tale: A lyrical documentary about Shahrzaad, Kobra Amin-Sa’idi, a veteran actor, dancer, poet and Iran’s first woman filmmaker whose work is currently banned and who is now a wandering homeless woman in search of survival.
Not Without Us: At the U.N. Climate Talks in Paris this December, follow seven grassroots activists as they awaken the only true force that can prevent catastrophic climate change: the will of the people.
Voting will end Monday, September 21 at 11 a.m. ET.