Fostering inspiration through representation: Hidden Figures

20th Century Fox is partnering with BlackGirlsCode through January to offer screenings of their film Hidden Figures. We thought this was worth sharing. Representation matters so much in encouraging women and girls to change the world.

Pass it on to a future woman in tech or science near you!

Official announcement:

Join in for the BGC Screening of Hidden Figures¬†ūüöÄ

‚ÄúThere is power in numbers.‚ÄĚ ¬†20th Century Fox is partnering with Black Girls CODE, BGC to screen Hidden Figures this January in all of our 11 chapter cities. How can you attend you ask?! RSVP ASAP! Attendees in each city will be granted tickets on a first come basis. A designated block of tickets in each city will be reserved for students, however this event is open to the entire community so whether you are a student, parent, teacher, volunteer, or community supporter we invite you to join us for this inspiring movie during the¬†opening¬†weekends!

Please see the list of chapters and dates below and RSVP for your chapter city. There will be two screenings in the Bay Area including an intimate VIP screening.   Priority  for the Bay Area VIP Screening will be given to tech divas who have attended at least 3 BGC workshops . Confirmations will be sent at least 2 days before your screening if confirmed.

We can’t wait to share the story of these three STEM trailblazers with you and your families! Until then be sure to check out the story of Katherine, Mary, and Dorothy ¬†before the screening.

Atlanta  | Saturday, Jan 7, 2017, 11am

Bay Area  | Thursday, Jan 5 & Friday, Jan 13, 2017

Boston  | Saturday, Jan 14, 2017

Chicago  | Saturday, Jan 14, 2017

Dallas  | Saturday, Jan 7, 2017, 11am

Los Angeles  | Saturday, Jan 7, 2017, 11am

Memphis  | Saturday, Jan 14, 2017

Miami  | Saturday, Jan 14, 2017

New York  | Saturday, Jan 14, 2017, 11am

Raleigh-Durham  | Saturday, Jan 14, 2017

Washington DC  | Saturday, Jan 14, 2017

image courtesy 20th Century Fox