PANEL: Telling The Underrepresented Story

PANEL: “Telling The Underrepresented Story.” Moderated by Claudia Puig, CASCADIA Program Director Panelists include 2024 CASCADIA Directors Vivian Cheung / “For Roy,” Lorena Lourenco / “Stitched,” and Maria Valdez / “Vida.”

What Our Directors Are Saying About CASCADIA

Listen to what the Burton sisters, Ursula, Maria and Jennifer, 2023 Festival directors and producer, have to say about their experience at CASCADIA and why our festival is important to them. Donate now to CASCADIA’s Centennial Circle to help support the 2024 festival and women filmmakers from around the world like the Burton sisters. Or mail a check to CASCADIA International Women’s Film Festival, 1050 Larrabee Ave., Suite 104, #810, Bellingham, WA. 98225. 

PANEL: The Key Role Of
Music And Sound In Film

Moderated by Claudia Puig, Program Director Panelists include 2024 CASCADIA Director Catherine Hardwicke (Twilight, Miss You Already, Lords of Dog Town), and  Justin Melland, Award-winning TV composer and multi-instrumentalist.

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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