The documentary Flip the Switch featuring Barefoot College (and produced by Hogan Lovells Citizenship) has been invited to the 2019 Los Angeles Short Film Festival and is now a semi-finalist at the 2019 American Documentary Film Festival! This comes after the film was a finalist at the 2018 TvE Global Sustainability Awards in London.
Flip the Switch focuses on women’s empowerment as a key to global impact on critical issues like climate change and ultra poverty alleviation. Barefoot’s work on three continents is captured in the film with interesting stories about life in remote villages improving with the addition of solar power. For those wanting to see the film, these film festivals provide an excellent opportunity for 2019.
Friends of Barefoot College is seeking new partners to help elevate this important work of gender equality, enterprise opportunity,
Contact us today to learn more about how you can walk barefoot with us in 2019.