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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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Melinda Gates on her foundation's work and the need to 'lift up women' worldwide
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produced by Public Broadcasting Service; interview by Judy Woodruff, 1946- (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2019), 7 mins
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is the world's largest private philanthropic organization, with an endowment of $50 billion. Melinda Gates plays a huge role in shaping its work, and her new book, The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World, chronicles some of the inspiring men and women she ha...
produced by Public Broadcasting Service; interview by Judy Woodruff, 1946- (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2019), 7 mins
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Women's Leadership Online Summit: Leading Change at Work and Beyond, Taking the Break We Need as Women Leaders
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produced by Berrett-Koehler Publishers; interview by Johanna Vondeling, 1969-, in Women's Leadership Online Summit: Leading Change at Work and Beyond (Oakland, CA: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2019), 56 mins

Although women are playing an increasingly important economic role in their families, communities and society and often carry the burden of economic and reproductive labor, they are less likely than men to take time off, and their health and well-being is suffering as a consequence. This workshop will provide: *...

produced by Berrett-Koehler Publishers; interview by Johanna Vondeling, 1969-, in Women's Leadership Online Summit: Leading Change at Work and Beyond (Oakland, CA: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2019), 56 mins
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Anna
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directed by Michael Burton, fl. 2017 and Kwakiutl Lynn Dreher, fl. 2014; produced by Michael Burton, fl. 2017 and Kwakiutl Lynn Dreher, fl. 2014, Salt Marsh Productions (Lincoln, NE: Salt Marsh Productions, 2018), 11 mins

November 1815. An enslaved woman named Anna is sold away from her family in Maryland to slave traders, taken to Washington D.C., and locked in a tavern garret. She is about to be sold to Georgia and separated from her children. Desperate and trapped, she makes a decision that changes everything. Based on true even...

directed by Michael Burton, fl. 2017 and Kwakiutl Lynn Dreher, fl. 2014; produced by Michael Burton, fl. 2017 and Kwakiutl Lynn Dreher, fl. 2014, Salt Marsh Productions (Lincoln, NE: Salt Marsh Productions, 2018), 11 mins
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Breaking Big, Episode 3, Danai Gurira
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presented by Carlos Watson, 1969-; produced by Kenita Nichols, fl. 2014, OZY Media Productions and Calico, in Breaking Big, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 26 mins
Zimbabwe-native Danai Gurira yearned to bring African faces and voices to Broadway through her plays. But how did this Tony Award nominated writer make the leap from dramatic story teller to Hollywood superstar with starring roles on mega-hits like “The Walking Dead” and “Black Panther”?
presented by Carlos Watson, 1969-; produced by Kenita Nichols, fl. 2014, OZY Media Productions and Calico, in Breaking Big, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 26 mins
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Chega De Fiu Fiu
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directed by Amanda Kamanchek, fl. 2018 and Fernanda Frazão, 1986-; produced by Amanda Kamanchek, fl. 2018, Camila Biau, fl. 2012, Fernanda Frazão, 1986-, Lucas Kakuda, fl. 2014 and Juliana Lemes, fl. 2012, Brodagem Filmes (New York, NY: Pragda, 2018), 1 hour 14 mins
While the #MeToo Movement united sexual harassment victims throughout the world, this crucial documentary goes beyond and explicitly illustrates how the participation of women in open urban spaces is marked by insecurity. The film explores the public space as a place of violence — especially sexual harassment €..
directed by Amanda Kamanchek, fl. 2018 and Fernanda Frazão, 1986-; produced by Amanda Kamanchek, fl. 2018, Camila Biau, fl. 2012, Fernanda Frazão, 1986-, Lucas Kakuda, fl. 2014 and Juliana Lemes, fl. 2012, Brodagem Filmes (New York, NY: Pragda, 2018), 1 hour 14 mins
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Crossing Spaces, Chuuk FSM into Hawai’i: Nanette Fritz
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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), 5 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), 5 mins
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Fiore: In Love With Clay
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directed by Richard Whymark, fl. 1997; produced by Richard Whymark, fl. 1997, API Productions (Austin, TX: API Productions, 2018), 1 hour 20 mins
Internationally-renowned artist Fiore De Henriquez flew in the face of 20th Century gender norms, blazing her own trail and shaping her own identity in the art world across Europe and the United States. But there was more to Fiore than sculpture. While battling with - and eventually accepting - her intersexuality,...
directed by Richard Whymark, fl. 1997; produced by Richard Whymark, fl. 1997, API Productions (Austin, TX: API Productions, 2018), 1 hour 20 mins
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Frontline, Season 36, Episode 6, Weinstein
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directed by Jane McMullen, fl. 2012 and Leo Telling, fl. 2004; produced by Jane McMullen, fl. 2012, Leo Telling, fl. 2004, Lucy Osborne, fl. 2017 and Nick Verbitsky, fl. 2010, British Broadcasting Corporation and WGBH Boston, in Frontline, Season 36, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
FRONTLINE investigates how the Hollywood mogul allegedly sexually harassed and abused dozens of women over four decades. With allegations going back to Weinstein’s early years, the updated film examines the elaborate ways he and those around him tried to silence his accusers.
directed by Jane McMullen, fl. 2012 and Leo Telling, fl. 2004; produced by Jane McMullen, fl. 2012, Leo Telling, fl. 2004, Lucy Osborne, fl. 2017 and Nick Verbitsky, fl. 2010, British Broadcasting Corporation and WGBH Boston, in Frontline, Season 36, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
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Her Voice Carries
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directed by David Marshall; produced by Hélène Biandudi-Hofer, fl. 2007 and Christine Christopher, fl. 2019, Blue Sky Project (United States: Blue Sky Project, 2019), 59 mins
Her Voice Carries shares the stories of quietly heroic women, told through their own words and the street art of international mural artist, Sarah Rutherford. The film details Sarah’s journey of discovery as she identifies and collects the stories of ordinary-yet-extraordinary women, The film weaves back and for...
directed by David Marshall; produced by Hélène Biandudi-Hofer, fl. 2007 and Christine Christopher, fl. 2019, Blue Sky Project (United States: Blue Sky Project, 2019), 59 mins
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