The Views of the World Festival, held in Montreal from September 18-24, 2017, will be dedicating days to Women in Media, New Talent, and one day each dedicated to both French and Italian films and culture The festival’s goal is to highlight films, scripts, and film scores, that have the ability to raise awareness around social issues, including human rights, women’s equality, and multiculturalism. In addition, the Views of the World lifestyle TV series will be presented, focusing on the various cultural backgrounds of different countries and cities.