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Red Women Rising

Documentary Short Film


The film explores the Gassy Jack statue in Gastown and it’s representation and commemoration of colonization and ongoing violence against Indigenous women and girls.

BWSS Red Women Rising video screenshot
BWSS Red Women Rising campaign at Women Deliver 2019

Campaign Impact

The campaign received outstanding media coverage and shares through social media

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Campaign Outcomes

Video received 8,510+ views on YouTube
Featured by over 4 local and 1 national media outlet
Film premiered at Women Deliver 2019 Culture Night
Increased awareness about monuments to colonization and violence against Indigenous women and girls
BWSS Gassy Jack campaign Red Women Rising at Women Deliver 2019