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Born on a Journey
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directed by Sandra Patiño; produced by Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden (Leiden, South Holland: Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden, 2020), 30 mins
‘Born on a Journey’ depicts intimate portraits of three pregnant undocumented immigrants who have settled in the surrounding areas of Bogotá, Colombia. After leaving their families in Venezuela; Aura, Sabrina, and Sarai face new challenges in their new home as they navigate local policies and social network...
directed by Sandra Patiño; produced by Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden (Leiden, South Holland: Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden, 2020), 30 mins
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2 Girls
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directed by Marco Speroni, 1955-; produced by Marco Speroni, 1955- and Federico Schiavi, 1972-, Nacne (Florence, Tuscany: Berta Films, 2016), 52 mins
Lota comes from the poor rural area of Bangladesh and dreams to improve her status and gain economic independency. She moves to megacity of Dhaka, finds shelter in a slum and starts to work in a garment factory. She works 12 hours a day, earning 50 cents of a dollar per hour. Tigist, Ethiopian girl, was ment to h...
directed by Marco Speroni, 1955-; produced by Marco Speroni, 1955- and Federico Schiavi, 1972-, Nacne (Florence, Tuscany: Berta Films, 2016), 52 mins
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Dimona Twist
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directed by Michal Aviad, 1955-; produced by Ayelet Kait, fl. 1997 and Amir Harel, fl. 2000, Lama Films and yesdocu. (Jerusalem, Yerushalayim District: Go2Films, 2016), 1 hour 11 mins
Seven women arrive in Israel by ship in the 1950s and 1960s and are sent straight to Dimona, a town recently established in the desert. They now open up and share their life stories that have never before been told from their perspectives. What happened during the first fifteen years to the girls and women who arr...
directed by Michal Aviad, 1955-; produced by Ayelet Kait, fl. 1997 and Amir Harel, fl. 2000, Lama Films and yesdocu. (Jerusalem, Yerushalayim District: Go2Films, 2016), 1 hour 11 mins
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Women, City Girl Rez Woman
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directed by Debbie S. Mishibinijima, fl. 2014, in Women (Montreal, QC: Wapikoni Mobile, 2014), 7 mins
Debbie lost her native language when she moved to the city of Toronto. This personal film explores her efforts to remember who she really is.
directed by Debbie S. Mishibinijima, fl. 2014, in Women (Montreal, QC: Wapikoni Mobile, 2014), 7 mins
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Pupila de Mujer
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directed by Florencia Copley (Buenos Aires, Federal District (Argentina): Cruz del Sur CINE, 2013), 52 mins

Retrata la vida de Moira Millán, mujer mapuche que en contar la historia de su vida, cuenta la historia de su tierra. Un road movie contado desde la perspectiva de una indígena en la sociedad argentina.

Retrata a vida de Moira Millán, mulher Mapuche que, ao contar a história de sua vida, conta a história de su...

directed by Florencia Copley (Buenos Aires, Federal District (Argentina): Cruz del Sur CINE, 2013), 52 mins
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Mamá Chocó
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directed by Diana Kuellar, fl. 2001; produced by Juanita Giraldo, fl. 2015 and Sandra Escobar, fl. 2015, Making Docs and Four Media Group (Cali, Valle del Cauca Department: Making Docs, 2015), 58 mins
Chocó is one of the regions with the greatest natural and hydraulic wealth in the world, hence our character: Paulina, a fertile woman like her land, mother of 26 children, midwife and artist. A person with a joy and love for life surprising. One day a bombing forces her to leave her house and her land together...
directed by Diana Kuellar, fl. 2001; produced by Juanita Giraldo, fl. 2015 and Sandra Escobar, fl. 2015, Making Docs and Four Media Group (Cali, Valle del Cauca Department: Making Docs, 2015), 58 mins
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Survivor's Guide, Against the Odds
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in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures), 22 mins
This is the moving story of Kakenya Ntaiya, a young Maasai from Kenya, who was promised in marriage when she was five years old. Kakenya’s hunger for an education and strong determination lead her to fight tradition and convince the elders of her community to allow her to get an education when her peers were dro...
in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures), 22 mins
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Runaway Grooms
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directed by Ali Kazimi; produced by Ali Kazimi (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2007), 55 mins
Many men of Indian origin residing in the West travel to India to meet an Indian woman, marry her and bring her to the West. Increasingly a large percentage of these brides are abandoned over dowry disputes. "Runaway Grooms" looks into this disturbing trend that has shattered the lives of at least 10,000 women in...
directed by Ali Kazimi; produced by Ali Kazimi (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2007), 55 mins
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Vienna's Lost Daughters
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directed by Mirjam Unger, 1970-; produced by Eva Testor, 1970- and Nina Kusturica, 1975-, Mobilefilm Produktion and NK Projects (Vienna, Vienna State: Autlook Filmsales, 2007), 57 mins
The exceptional story of eight women who left their native Vienna during the war as part of the Kinder Transport. Without the courage and sacrifice of their parents, these young girls would have never made it to safety. These orphaned and displaced daughters went on to remake their lives in New York, USA, finding...
directed by Mirjam Unger, 1970-; produced by Eva Testor, 1970- and Nina Kusturica, 1975-, Mobilefilm Produktion and NK Projects (Vienna, Vienna State: Autlook Filmsales, 2007), 57 mins
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Women, Kokom déménage (Kokom on the Move)
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directed by Evelyne Papatie, fl. 2008 and Vince Papatie, fl. 2006; produced by Manon Barbeau, fl. 2005 and Jacques Turgeon, in Women (Montreal, QC: Wapikoni Mobile, 2006), 6 mins
This film tells the story of the annual migration of the last nomadic people of Abitibi towards Kitcisakik, "the island of the elders", in great Lake Victoria, where time stands still.
directed by Evelyne Papatie, fl. 2008 and Vince Papatie, fl. 2006; produced by Manon Barbeau, fl. 2005 and Jacques Turgeon, in Women (Montreal, QC: Wapikoni Mobile, 2006), 6 mins
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