SF Sustainable Fashion Week International

Presented by the San Francisco Green Film Festival
Event detail
Add to my calendar
 

The San Francisco Green Film Festival presents at SF Sustainable Fashion Week International's Eco Fashion Program 2019 "Understanding the Stories within the Apparel Industry".

Green is the new black. The future of fashion is equitable, sustainable, and empowering. Join us for an evening of films and conversations about how environmental fashion is changing the world. 

Schedule

6:00pm Eco Fashion & Short Film Program:

Detox Your Fashion

Greenpeace, 4 mins

A documentary about the reality of the fashion industry and the impact on the environment, the health of people. Also, includes the solution and what we can do as people who buy products.

Reject Child Labour!

Who Made My Clothes?, 2 mins

Around 260 million children are in employment around the world, according to the International Labour Organization. Children speak up for children’s rights.

#whomademyclothes

 
The People Bringing Transparency To The Fashion Industry

Who Made My Clothes?, 4 mins

The majority of the people who make clothes for the global market live in poverty, unable to afford life’s basic necessities. Many are subject to exploitation; verbal and physical abuse, working in unsafe and dirty conditions, with very little pay. Fashion Revolution created a movement around the world about #whomademyclothes

Made in Mexico

Re/make, 14 mins

Re/make is igniting a conscious consumer movement to turn fashion into a force for good. Our original documentary footage brings you face to face with the women who make our clothes. We share facts and stories to help you break up with fast fashion and provide seasonal curated collections to remake your closet with fashion that respects women and our planet. #remakeourworld

6:30pm Eco Fashion by SFSFWI Catwalk Beauties!

6:45pm Panel discussion with:

-Sajida Silva, fashion student and film's subject
-Karen Topakian, Topakian Communications/Greenpeace
-Caro Collazos, Designer/Manufacturer, Tangui
-Sandra Hanns, Founder & Organizer, SF Sustainable Fashion Week Int'l.
-Moderator: Rachel Caplan, Founder & CEO, SF Green Film Festival

SF Sustainable Fashion Week is April 20-27 
http://sanfranciscosustainablefashionweek.org/

www.greenfilmfest.org

san francisco green film festival logo

This is a Green Stacks event sponsored by the San Francisco Department of the Environment.

This is a Films & Videos program from SFPL. From feature films to youth-made videos, we’ve got something great to watch.

Upcoming Events

(Somewhat) Guilty Pleasure Series: Old TV Shows!
Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 2:00 pm
Ocean View, Ocean View Meeting Room
Film Screening: Jeff Giordano and Fanny Renoir
Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 6:00 pm
North Beach, North Beach Meeting Room
Musical Brotherhoods From The Trans-Saharan Highway
Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 7:30 pm
Richmond, Richmond Meeting Room

More related events

Upcoming Classes

(Somewhat) Guilty Pleasure Series: Old TV Shows!
Friday, September 20, 2019, 1:00 pm
Main Library, Learning Studio
Streaming Movies with Kanopy and Hoopla
Friday, September 20, 2019, 2:00 pm
Golden Gate Valley, Golden Gate Valley Meeting Room
Take our survey