October 15, 2023 at 3:30 pm
Black Box at the Rose Wagner
$15
English, Feature, Live Action, Non-Fiction (Documentary), Not Rated

Show Her The Money

Show Her The Money pulls back the curtain on the extreme underfunding of women in the Venture Capital world, with less than 2% of venture capital going to women. Featuring female entrepreneurs who have boot-strapped their companies and those who helped them scale into success stories. Show Her The Money is a compelling and crucial reminder that money is power and women need it to achieve true equality in business. Vicky Pasche aspires to change the world of fashion with Dapper Boi, a gender-neutral, body inclusive apparel line. Jasmine Jones, founder of Myya, wants to make shopping for mastectomy bras empowering, convenient and sexy for breast cancer survivors. Diipa B├╝ller-Khosla, founder of inde wild, creates beauty products influenced by ancient Indian medicine known as Ayurveda. Marian Leitner’s, Archer Roose, sells luxury wines in cans, reinventing the image of wine drinkers while lowering the carbon footprint of the wine industry. Trailblazing women have stepped up to fund these female funders. The film gives us a peek into the lives of these investors including: Dawn Lafreeda, a waitress turned millionaire, owns more restaurants than any woman in the country; Pocket Sun who is the youngest woman ever to start her own VC Fund and recognized by Entrepreneur Magazine as one of the top 100 most powerful women in the country; and Wendy Ryan a powerhouse investor utilizing generational wealth for good. Together they are rewriting the rules of the American economy. Who knows how much our society and our planet will benefit from future generations of women with game-changing creations and innovative ideas? The only way we’ll ever know is if we Show Her The Money!

Directed by: Ky Dickens
Runtime: 87 minutes
Year: 2023
Country: US, Canada, India
Language: English
Subtitles: No Subtitles – Film is in English OR is non-vocal

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