2021 Film Fest

2021 Film Fest

We had a blast at our 2021 Film Fest!

The Rose Foundation held our second ever virtual Film Fest in September of 2021. The event was an inspiring and engaging experience for all!

Watch our 2021 Film Fest trailer below and get excited for our next Film Fest happening in September of 2022.



Check Out Our 2021 Film Fest Lineup

Our 2021 Film Fest lineup showcased the power of grassroots activism and community resilience in action! We curated an amazing selection of independent short and long-form features that embody the values of our Rose community.

Check out our list of films here.

See our special New Voices Q&A with Dez Rae Kai!

Our New Voices youth had the opportunity to interview activist Dez Rae Kai from The Heroes Among Us about her work in the black lives matter movement and beyond! Access the full video here.

Learn more and take action!

Head to our Resources & Action Page to find more information about the films and the issues highlighted, useful links, and ways to act in support of the efforts shown in each work. These films are not just stories that exist on screen; they are a call for all of us to learn more, plug in, and take action.

Watch great films, support grassroots activism!

When you buy a ticket to the Film Fest, you are directly supporting grassroots activism. All proceeds from this event benefit the Rose Foundation’s work to build the grassroots movement for cleaner, healthier, and more just communities.


A Big Thank You to Our 2021 Film Fest Sponsors!

Community Bank of the Bay
Heritage Bank of Commerce Harrington Investments, Inc.
Lozeau Drury LLP
Amalgamated Bank Logo As You Sow SPRAWLDEF
Altshuler Berzon LLP Signature Bank Beneficial State Bank


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