CalArts Animation at UN’s HeForShe Impact Summit

For 2017-18 academic year, the UN Women’s HeForShe movement teamed with CalArts to produce 12 animated student films that highlight issues surrounding gender equality. Prominent world leaders, global CEOs, activists and celebrities joined forces to launch new global initiatives for gender equality at the 2018 United Nations HeForShe Impact Summit in New York City. 

Featured speakers included CalArts President Ravi Rajan. The Summit is a global call to action focusing on significant issues like accelerating women’s economic empowerment, ending gender-based violence, driving gender-balanced leadership and gender equality in Hollywood.

For a behind-the-scenes look at CalArts Animation, check out the trailer. 

Published: September 26, 2018