The 49% Film

The 49% Film Festival sheds light on women's rights issues spanning the globe by featuring powerful women's rights films, activists and filmmakers from countries like: Egypt, Sri Lanka, Canada, Pakistan, the United States, and more.
On International Women’s Day, 2019, The 49% was launched with its first-ever traveling film festival at the Jerusalem Cinematheque in Jerusalem, Israel.  More than 100 special guests attended the opening night reception at WeWork Jerusalem, and more than 300 others attended the many film screenings and emotional panel discussions in the evenings that followed. The event was widely covered by Israeli and international press.