‘The Mask You Live In’ Film and Panel Discussion
February 25 @ 12:00 pm - February 27 @ 11:00 pm
“He wears a mask, and his face grows to fit it.” — George OrwellCLICK TO VIEW TRAILER OR REGISTER
The Mask You Live In, an award-winning film that challenges Americans to reconsider what we mean by “be a man,” was the focus of a recorded panel discussion presented by Vision 2020. If you register by 10:59 PM ET on February 27, you can view the film and/or the panel discussion over the following 7 days.
Invite your sons, brothers, fathers and friends to watch with you. The Mask You Live In follows boys and young men as they struggle to stay true to themselves while navigating America’s narrow definition of masculinity. The film was created by The Representation Project, a Vision 2020 Allied Organization, and was written and directed by Vision 2020 Honoree Jennifer Siebel Newsom.
Moderating the interactive discussion was Peter J. Dean, Ph.D., founder and president, Leaders By Design, author of Cultivating Leaders, The Coachable Leader and Leadership for Everyone. The panel was comprised of leaders in the gender equality movement:
- Caroline Heldman, Ph.D., chair of critical theory and social justice at Occidental College in Los Angeles and vice president of research and insights at the Geena Davis Institute for Gender in Media, a Vision 2020 Allied Organization
- Allen Riddick, a Vision 2020 Delegate from Pennsylvania and director, supplier inclusion at Drexel University
- Michael Chamberlain, a Vision 2020 Delegate from New York, vice president, community & convening programs, and pivotal in the development of Men Advocating Real Change (MARC) at Catalyst