Brooke Swaney -- Daughter of a Lost Bird (2022)
Wu-Ching Chang -- My Grandmother Is An Egg (2022)
Vaishali Naik -- 7 Star Dinosaur Entertainment (2022)
Tempe Hale -- Night Hike (2022)
Shir Eldad -- Crossing Lines (2022)
Sarah Menzies -- The Tracker (2022)
Polly Pierce -- SLUMP (2022)
Mathilde Bayle -- El Conquistador (2022)
Jazmin Bryant -- 71 Seconds (2022)
Jules Koostachin -- OChiSkwaCho (2019)
MONA LISA GARCÍA -- Aquel Rostro (2022)
Maya Cozier -- Short Drop (2017)
Mehrnoush Alia -- Faranak (2022)
Jingjing Tian -- Mary Anne & Frank (2022)
Aureila Georges -- Secret Name
Carry Stett -- First Down (2022)
Kuperberg Sisters -- Gentleman & Miss Lupino (2022)
Reem Morsi -- The Door (2018)
Paula Cury Melo -- Adrift (2019)
Laura Vandervoort -- My Soul To Take (2022)
Cecilia Cornejo -- Ways of Being Home (2022)
Ashley Paige Brim -- The Goldfish (U.S.)

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FILM: Cinema East Series

In observance of Women’s History Month, CASCADIA is co-presents the Pickford Film Center’s “Cinema East” series all month long at Pickford Film Center (1318 Bay St., Bellingham). The series explores films by renowned female Japanese director Kinuyo Tanaka. Info here

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You can play an important role in our festival’s success by volunteering before, during and after the festival. Volunteering is a great way to make behind-the-scenes connections with filmmakers as well as other film lovers. CASCADIA will host a volunteer orientation meeting prior to the festival. Contact us to discuss the opportunities at


Our Mission

  • To present an annual international film festival showcasing films directed by women.
  • To provide educational opportunities relating to the viewing, making, and distribution of films.
  • To promote Bellingham, Whatcom County and the surrounding Pacific Northwest area as a destination for filmmakers and film enthusiasts.


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