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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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Leading Women Japan
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produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales), 23 mins
CNN focuses on five women who are taking Japan forward, making a difference in their respective fields and acting as role models for future generations to come. A country of finesse and tradition, with innovation at the heart of its soul, Japan’s impact has been felt all over the world. But as the country deals...
produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales), 23 mins
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We Will Rise: Michelle Obama's Mission to Educate Girls Around the World
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directed by Tony Gerber, fl. 1997; produced by Martha Adams, 1968-, Beth Osisek, fl. 2000 and Tony Gerber, fl. 1997, Documentary Group and Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 50 mins
Around the world, more than 62 million girls are not in school, according to the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). As girls grow into adolescence, cultural and familial pressures often make it harder for them to stay in school, though educating women correlates to lower rates of infant mortality,...
directed by Tony Gerber, fl. 1997; produced by Martha Adams, 1968-, Beth Osisek, fl. 2000 and Tony Gerber, fl. 1997, Documentary Group and Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 50 mins
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Women, Heather's Words
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directed by Ginger Cote, fl. 2016, in Women (Montréal, QC: Wapikoni Mobile, 2016), 4 mins
Heather’s life was tragically cut short. The young poet’s family wanted to bring her words to life.
directed by Ginger Cote, fl. 2016, in Women (Montréal, QC: Wapikoni Mobile, 2016), 4 mins
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Leaving Home
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directed by Robert Richter, 1929-; produced by Robert Richter, 1929- (New York, NY: Richter Productions, 2015), 1 hour 13 mins
One step from slavery: the coming of age of a teenage girl in rural India. Conversations about sex, abuse, dowry and other traditions never before seen in a film about India.
directed by Robert Richter, 1929-; produced by Robert Richter, 1929- (New York, NY: Richter Productions, 2015), 1 hour 13 mins
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Leading Women, Episode 22, Renee James/Cherie Blair
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presented by Becky Anderson, 1967-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN); interview by Becky Anderson, 1967- and Poppy Harlow, 1982-, in Leading Women, Episode 22 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2014), 12 mins
Leading Women: Cherie Blair, a former political wife turned global philanthropist; and Renee James, the highest ranking woman in her company's history.
presented by Becky Anderson, 1967-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN); interview by Becky Anderson, 1967- and Poppy Harlow, 1982-, in Leading Women, Episode 22 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2014), 12 mins
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Gender & Communication: Styles and Stereotypes
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produced by Kari Dean McCarthy and Joseph Lombardo, fl. 2006 (Chicago, IL: Learning Seed, 2013), 21 mins
The moment someone declares, 'It's a boy!' or 'It's a girl!' the biological make up of that child isn't the only thing established - a process of gendering begins and continues throughout that person’s life. One aspect of that process is how we learn to communicate. Based on the premise that males and females le...
produced by Kari Dean McCarthy and Joseph Lombardo, fl. 2006 (Chicago, IL: Learning Seed, 2013), 21 mins
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On China, Women in China
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produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in On China (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2013), 23 mins
Mao Zedong famously said, "Women hold up half the sky." Today, women in urban China are career-driven and highly educated. But while they're feeling the push of success, they continue to feel the pull of tradition.
produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in On China (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2013), 23 mins
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Reinas
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directed by Ana Endara Mislov (Panama: Mansas Productora, 2013), 1 hour 5 mins

Una niña de kinder, una cajera de supermercado y una anciana en un asilo tienen algo en común; quieren ser reinas. No quieren ganar un concurso de belleza; los reinados son otra cosa. En Panamá hay una corona para quien la sueñe; un país sin monarquía oficial lleno de Reinas. Reinas es un retrato de los rein...

directed by Ana Endara Mislov (Panama: Mansas Productora, 2013), 1 hour 5 mins
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Voice of the Valley
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directed by Leila Jarman, fl. 2013; produced by Leila Jarman, fl. 2013 (Calabasas, CA: Privately Published, 2013), 51 mins
In November 2006, Radio Al Balad, an independent radio station in Amman, Jordan, held an open call for women interested in producing a program about the people of the Jordan Valley. Inhabited by marginalized agrarian workers, the Jordan Valley lies on the eastern Jordanian side of the Palestinian West Bank. Despit...
directed by Leila Jarman, fl. 2013; produced by Leila Jarman, fl. 2013 (Calabasas, CA: Privately Published, 2013), 51 mins
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