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Sex and the Wailing Wall
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directed by Yael Katzir, fl. 1992; produced by Yael Katzir, fl. 1992, New Love Films (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2011), 44 mins
A band of brave Jewish women are fighting back for the right to raise their voices at the Wailing Wall. The holy site is the most potent symbol for Jews. Yet it is dominated by the ultra-Orthodox who seek to maintain segregation of the sexes and limit the rights of women who want to pray there. Now a group of wome...
directed by Yael Katzir, fl. 1992; produced by Yael Katzir, fl. 1992, New Love Films (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2011), 44 mins
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Survivor's Guide, Sharmila's Journey
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directed by Jago Smith, fl. 2010; produced by Jago Smith, fl. 2010, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 26 mins
Although there is a huge and growing appetite for greater education in India, girls are still getting a raw deal. In the state of Bihar, for example, a large proportion of girls simply don't bother with school and are often married off to older men, often suffering violence and abuse as a result. The Mahila Samakh...
directed by Jago Smith, fl. 2010; produced by Jago Smith, fl. 2010, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 26 mins
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The 10 Conditions of Love
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directed by Jeff Daniels, 1955- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 54 mins
Meet Ms Rebiya Kadeer, a human rights activist twice nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. She is the impassioned though graying exiled leader of the Uyghurs, a Muslim people whose ancestral home, East Turkestan, was annexed by the Chinese in 1949 and re-named Xinxiang province. Since then the Chinese have dominate...
directed by Jeff Daniels, 1955- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 54 mins
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Waiting for Men
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directed by Katy Lena Ndiaye; produced by Jean-Christophe Zelis, fl. 2005 and Aurélien Bodinaux, 1968-, Neon Rouge (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2008), 56 mins
In the red city of Oulata, on the far edge of the Sahara desert, an alien world exists. Men travel long distances for work and are away for months. But three women refuse to let their lives stop whilst the men are away. They paint beautiful patterns on the city walls, play games and speak refreshingly about what i...
directed by Katy Lena Ndiaye; produced by Jean-Christophe Zelis, fl. 2005 and Aurélien Bodinaux, 1968-, Neon Rouge (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2008), 56 mins
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Ties That Bind
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directed by Jan Thompson, fl. 2012; produced by Jan Thompson, fl. 2012, Artistic Circles (Seattle, WA: John McLean Media, 2006), 57 mins
The Emmy-nominated video documentary Ties That Bind captures the conversations of seven Chicago women who joined in an effort to discuss what unifies and divides us. These women are leaders of their Jewish, Christian, Muslim, African-American, Hispanic and Euro-American communities. Their experiences bear valuable...
directed by Jan Thompson, fl. 2012; produced by Jan Thompson, fl. 2012, Artistic Circles (Seattle, WA: John McLean Media, 2006), 57 mins
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Ties That Bind Town Hall Clips
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directed by Jan Thompson, fl. 2012; produced by Jan Thompson, fl. 2012, Artistic Circles (Seattle, WA: John McLean Media, 2006), 20 mins
The Emmy-nominated video documentary Ties That Bind captures the conversations of seven Chicago women who joined in an effort to discuss what unifies and divides us. These women are leaders of their Jewish, Christian, Muslim, African-American, Hispanic and Euro-American communities. Their experiences bear valuable...
directed by Jan Thompson, fl. 2012; produced by Jan Thompson, fl. 2012, Artistic Circles (Seattle, WA: John McLean Media, 2006), 20 mins
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View from a Grain of Sand
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directed by Meena Nanji, fl. 1995-2015; produced by Meena Nanji, fl. 1995-2015 and Amie Williams, Ecesis Productions (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2006), 58 mins
This is the story of how Afghan women have had their rights stripped from them over the last thirty years. Told through the eyes of three women, this films covers recent Afghan history from the point of view of those who suffered most. Too often silenced, these women share their memories, hopes and fears with us....
directed by Meena Nanji, fl. 1995-2015; produced by Meena Nanji, fl. 1995-2015 and Amie Williams, Ecesis Productions (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2006), 58 mins
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Eat Sugar and Speak Sweetly
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directed by Sigrid Dethloff and Renate Bernhard; produced by CouRage-Film (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2005), 54 mins
This week’s shocking documentary uncovers the scale of forced marriages in Europe. Ayse was just 11 years old when she became engaged. Regularly beaten and raped, she was forced to work as a slave for her husband’s family. Her story is not unusual. In the Turkish immigrant community, arranged marriages are rou...
directed by Sigrid Dethloff and Renate Bernhard; produced by CouRage-Film (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2005), 54 mins
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Nabila
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directed by Johan Bjerkner and Håkan Berthas; produced by Stefan Sundlöf, fl. 2005, Knasterfilm (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2005), 59 mins
Nabila is a Muslim woman and popular political rapper. In a Swedish white, male dominated society, she’s determined to make her voice heard. But Nazi threats and cultural stereotypes stand in her way. Juggling family demands with her burgeoning career and university degree, she straddles a delicate line between...
directed by Johan Bjerkner and Håkan Berthas; produced by Stefan Sundlöf, fl. 2005, Knasterfilm (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2005), 59 mins
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Shadows
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directed by Polly Hyman, fl. 2004 and Mary Ayubi, fl. 2002; produced by Florent Milesi and Daoud Wahab, AINA (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2004), 51 mins
‘My name is Mary and I live in Kabul. I was born during the war, and I grew up during the war’. Mary is a beautiful young Afghan woman who wanted to become a doctor. She leapt at the chance to start medical school. But after one term Mary leaves Kabul university after suffering discrimination because of her se...
directed by Polly Hyman, fl. 2004 and Mary Ayubi, fl. 2002; produced by Florent Milesi and Daoud Wahab, AINA (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2004), 51 mins
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