Colorado Mountain College in Leadville is celebrating the centennial of the passage of women’s suffrage in Colorado.
The college will celebrate women in film throughout November in the International Film Series, at 6 p.m. Fridays in the Climax Building KW Room.
The film series costs $10. Community members can register online at coloradomtn.edu/community-education/classes/ or call Kelli McCall for more information at 719-486-4207.
Upcoming films are:
Nov. 15 – “The Punk Singer” (2003) is a documentary about the feminist and punk singer Kathleen Hanna. She was a central figure in the riot grrrl movement. Hanna wanted the story of punk to be told from the female perspective, and that is what this film does.
Nov. 22 – “Maiden” (2018) is the story of Tracy Edwards, a 24-year-old cook on charter boats, who becomes the skipper of the first-ever all-female crew to enter the Whitbread Round the World sailing race in 1989.