Director: Anne Edgar
Category: Documentary Short (Family)
Runtime: 10 minutes
Synopsis: An inspiring voice in the conversation about the future of women in the video game industry, GIRLS LEVEL UP profiles a “Girls Make Games” summer camp where girls are given three weeks to make their own video game demo. Camp founder Laila Shabir, who grew up in a conservative Muslim neighborhood in the Middle East before coming to the United States, provides a unique perspective on the challenges facing girls who love video games and dream of making them.
SHOWING: October 20, 2018 @ 1:30 PM