The Women’s Foundation premiered its new documentary She Objects on Tuesday, commission by The Women’s Foundation in partnership with Women Helping Women and directed by rising local talent Nicola Fan.
The premiere was a high-profile red carpet event, bringing together over 200 key stakeholders from Hong Kong’s media, creative and entertainment industries in support of positive portrayal of women by the media.
Celebrities include Joyce Cheng, who also stars in the film, Gloria Yip, Shirley Kwan, Adam Wong, Qi Qi, Jessica Hsuan, Kayla Wong, Mara Rhomberg and Ng On Yee of the Ladies World Snooker Championship.
Guests at the event all pledged their support to the She Objects campaign. The public is also invited to take the same pledge online at sheobjects.org to safeguard the positive portrayal of women and celebrate diversity in the media.
The event is sponsored by Kering Group, and supported by HSBC, Qeelin and Fancl.