Films and panels in honor of the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote.
A celebration of the vision and determination of the American men and women who fought for women’s right to vote.
We hope to inspire more people to research political issues and to vote.
To become a sponsor or volunteer for this event please click here.
Special thanks to Christopher Klatman (1956-2020) for the additional original score music in the above program pre-reel video.
Tickets are free but reservations are highly recommended. Please click the button below to reserve your ticket.
Sunday, March 8
(1- 4 pm)
Making an American Citizen (1912)
The Shocking Miss Pilgrim (1947)
Sunday, March 15
(1- 4 pm)
The Bostonians (1984)
Sunday, March 22
(1 – 4 pm)
Not For Ourselves Alone : Failure is Impossilbe (1999)
Inez Milholland: Forward into Light (2016)
Sunday, March 29
(1- 4 pm)
Her First Flame (1920)
Capturing the Flag (2018)
Virginia Wright Wexman
Prof. Emerita of English + Art History , University of Illinois at Chicago, and Board of Directors: League of Women Voters
Betsy Butler Executive Director, California Women’s Law Center
Michele Goodwin Chancellor’s Professor of Law, University of California Irvine School of Law
Author: The Rise of Public Woman: Women’s Power and Women’s Place in the United States 1630-1970
Kathleen McHugh Professor of Film, Television + Visual Media, UCLA
Lois Banner. Professor Emerita of History, USC
Brenda Stevenson. Professor of History, UCLA
Margaret Finnegan Author: Selling Suffrage
Associate Director USC Harman Academy for Polymathic Study
Renee Chanon League of Women Voters Education Fund
Martha Wheelock Director, Inez Milholland
Ellen Carol DuBois Professor of History, UCLA,
Author: Suffrage: Women’s Long Battle for the Vote.
Mona Field Professor Emeritus of Political Science,
Co-President, League of Women Voters LA
Belinda Robnett Professor of Sociology, UC Irvine
Katherine Marino Asst. Professor of History, UCLA
Chris Carson President, League of Women Voters United States
Carmen Rios Managing Digital Editor, Ms. Magazine
Jill Fields Professor of History and Founding Coordinator of Jewish Studies, Fresno State
A Suffrage Film Festival
will take place at the Billy Wilder Theater
10899 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90024
Courtyard Level, Hammer Museum in Westwood