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Black Feminist
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directed by Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016; produced by Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016 and Maiya Sinclair, fl. 2016 (Atlanta, GA: Zanah Thirus Films, 2019), 53 mins
Black Feminist is a feature length documentary film surrounding the double edged sword of racial and gender oppression that black women face in America. This documentary is told through interviews from scholars, lecturers, writers, business owners, veterans, comedians and authors. In addition to information interv...
directed by Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016; produced by Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016 and Maiya Sinclair, fl. 2016 (Atlanta, GA: Zanah Thirus Films, 2019), 53 mins
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How Glory Edim's Online Book Club Provides Community For ‘Invisible’ Black Women
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produced by Public Broadcasting Service; interview by Jeffrey Brown, 1956- (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2019), 7 mins
Glory Edim is the founder of Well-Read Black Girl, a book club that has transformed into an online community and literary festival, all celebrating voices that otherwise might not be heard. She talks with Jeffrey Brown about her original goal of making new friends, seeing herself in literature and creating communi...
produced by Public Broadcasting Service; interview by Jeffrey Brown, 1956- (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2019), 7 mins
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How Muslim women’s fashion is shaping conversation around creativity and power
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produced by NewsHour Productions (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2019), 5 mins
What’s long been referred to as the “modest” fashion of Muslim women has grown into a major industry generating hundreds of billions of dollars annually. The first U.S. museum exhibit highlighting Islamic culture within the context of fashion opened in San Francisco’s de Young museum in 2018. Jeffrey Brown...
produced by NewsHour Productions (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2019), 5 mins
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The Superheroes of Tomorrow
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produced by Dow Jones & Company; interview by Christopher John Farley (New York, NY: Wall Street Journal, 2019), 19 mins
Sana Amanat, Marvel's vice president of content and character development, speaks with the WSJ's Christopher John Farley about how pop culture can take the lead in setting examples of new role models.
produced by Dow Jones & Company; interview by Christopher John Farley (New York, NY: Wall Street Journal, 2019), 19 mins
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Author Roxane Gay is Not Your Typical Feminist
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produced by Bloomberg L. P. (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2018), 4 mins
Nov.16 -- Roxane Gay, a New York Times best selling author for her 2014 essay collection "Bad Feminist," faced repeated rejection throughout her early years as a writer. Pushing through that rejection, and subsequently through societal barriers, her work has since been published far and wide. Along with Yona Harve...
produced by Bloomberg L. P. (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2018), 4 mins
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Crossing Spaces, Marshall Islands to Hawai’i: Chimako Anitok
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directed by Lola Quan Bautista, fl. 2008; produced by Lola Quan Bautista, fl. 2008 and Shirley Thompson, 1963-, Breadfruit Educational Productions and Pacific Islanders in Communications, in Crossing Spaces (Honolulu, HI: Breadfruit Educational Productions, 2018), 6 mins
Crossing Spaces explores the role that higher education plays in transforming Micronesian women’s lives. Each woman featured is at a different phase of her educational journey: Marshallese college freshman Chimako Anitok dreams of future financial security for her family; 40-year-old Nannette Fritz, a single mot...
directed by Lola Quan Bautista, fl. 2008; produced by Lola Quan Bautista, fl. 2008 and Shirley Thompson, 1963-, Breadfruit Educational Productions and Pacific Islanders in Communications, in Crossing Spaces (Honolulu, HI: Breadfruit Educational Productions, 2018), 6 mins
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Freedom Fields
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directed by Naziha Arebi, fl. 2009; produced by Flore Cosquer, fl. 2003, Scottish Documentary Institute and HuNa Productions (Paris, Ile-de-France: Wide House, 2018), 1 hour 38 mins
Filmed over five years, FREEDOM FIELDS follows three women and their football team in post-revolution Libya, as the country descends into civil war and the utopian hopes of the Arab Spring begin to fade. Through the eyes of these accidental activists, we see the reality of a country in transition, where the person...
directed by Naziha Arebi, fl. 2009; produced by Flore Cosquer, fl. 2003, Scottish Documentary Institute and HuNa Productions (Paris, Ile-de-France: Wide House, 2018), 1 hour 38 mins
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Great Big Story, Sailing Noire
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 9 secs
Ayme Sinclair is a competitive sailor who wants women of all backgrounds to embrace her beloved sport. She sails with Sweet Caroline, a Connecticut-based team that’s half female and represents eight countries. Inspired by her exceptionally diverse crew, Ayme launched Sailing Noire: a collective Instagram account...
produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 9 secs
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Rise of the Wahine: Champions of Title IX
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directed by Dean Kaneshiro, fl. 1992; produced by Tiffany Taylor, fl. 2013, Dean Kaneshiro, fl. 1992 and Ryan Kalei Tsuji, fl. 2014, EarthSuit Media and Angel and Company (Hawaii: Rise of the Wahine, 2018), 14 secs
In the years following the Civil Rights movement and the passage of Title IX in 1972, Dr. Donnis Thompson (a headstrong African-American female coach), Patsy Mink (the first Asian-American U.S. congresswoman), and Beth McLachlin (the team captain of a rag-tag female volleyball team), battle discrimination from the...
directed by Dean Kaneshiro, fl. 1992; produced by Tiffany Taylor, fl. 2013, Dean Kaneshiro, fl. 1992 and Ryan Kalei Tsuji, fl. 2014, EarthSuit Media and Angel and Company (Hawaii: Rise of the Wahine, 2018), 14 secs
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Great Big Story, A Cricket League of Their Own
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produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 1 min
When Aïna Coscollola began working with a group of teenage girls from Pakistan who had recently moved to Barcelona, she came up with a unique approach to tackling the self-confidence and language challenges that many of these young immigrants faced. She started an all-women’s cricket team. Cricket, the most pop...
produced by Great Big Story, in Great Big Story (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 1 min
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