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Back to Nadia Becoming a
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directed by Grau Serra; produced by Batabat (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): DR Sales, 2011), 53 mins
Returning from the hospital after the suicide bombing that killed her brother, eleven-year-old Nadia has an epiphany: she will pretend to be a boy, assuming her brother's identity and name in order to support her family. In Taliban-ruled Afghanistan where women and girls are not allowed to work outside the home, N...
directed by Grau Serra; produced by Batabat (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): DR Sales, 2011), 53 mins
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Breasts
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directed by Meema Spadola, fl. 1996; produced by Meema Spadola, fl. 1996 (Boston, MA: Icarus Films, 1997), 1 hour 36 mins
How do women, of all ages and from all backgrounds, feel about their breasts, and how they've played a crucial role in their experiences of puberty, motherhood, sex, health, and aging? The acclaimed documentary film BREASTS consists of interviews with twenty-two women - aged 6 to 84-years-old - interwoven with se...
directed by Meema Spadola, fl. 1996; produced by Meema Spadola, fl. 1996 (Boston, MA: Icarus Films, 1997), 1 hour 36 mins
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Chips and Liver Girls
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directed by Emil Bernild Ferslev; produced by Dead People's Choice (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2010), 31 mins

Some girls in Kampala don't want to get married; instead they go out with men who can pay them money for sex and their company. In Kampala, this is not seen as prostitution but as a way to climb the social ladder, and a way to obtain a comfortable and modern lifestyle. It is called 'transactional sex', and is comm...

directed by Emil Bernild Ferslev; produced by Dead People's Choice (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2010), 31 mins
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The Cutting Tradition: Female Circumcision in Africa Today
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directed by John Howarth and Nancy Durrell McKenna; produced by Nancy Durrell McKenna (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 47 mins
THE CUTTING TRADITION Female Circumcision in Africa Today A film by Nancy Durell McKenna and John Howarth Narrated by Meryl Streep The Cutting Tradition focuses on the issue of female genital mutilation (FGM), a custom, which appears barbaric to the westernised eye but is still practiced in many African and so...
directed by John Howarth and Nancy Durrell McKenna; produced by Nancy Durrell McKenna (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 47 mins
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Faded: Girls and Binge Drinking
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directed by Janet McIntyre; produced by Janet McIntyre (Portland, OR: Janet McIntyre, 2011), 1 hour
Filmed in the world of non-stop parties and all-night martinis, Faded navigates the complicated lives of four girls who must grapple with their binge drinking problems before it’s too late. The film profiles four young women, ages 14 to 22, as they battle the heart-break and confusion of growing up in a culture...
directed by Janet McIntyre; produced by Janet McIntyre (Portland, OR: Janet McIntyre, 2011), 1 hour
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Faded: Girls and Binge Drinking (Edited)
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directed by Janet McIntyre; produced by Janet McIntyre (Portland, OR: Janet McIntyre, 2011), 41 mins
Straight from the trenches, Faded navigates the stormy seas of four girls battling the heartbreak and confusion of growing up under the allure of a booze culture. The film profiles four young women, ages 14-22, and their struggles with binge drinking. With the eye of a reporter, the curiosity of an anthropologist...
directed by Janet McIntyre; produced by Janet McIntyre (Portland, OR: Janet McIntyre, 2011), 41 mins
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Fine Needle Aspiration
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produced by Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN: Mayo Clinic, 2012), 2 mins
An instructional video on fine needle aspiration procedures.
produced by Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN: Mayo Clinic, 2012), 2 mins
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Four Girls And Toni Morrison
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produced by Lars Helander, fl. 1993 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1994), 30 mins
Toni Morrison was winner of the 1993 Nobel Prize in literature. Her life and work have meant a lot to a whole generation of young African American women. This video reveals a personal portrait of Professor Morrison while analyzing her intentions and techniques of composition. Interwoven are scenes of four students...
produced by Lars Helander, fl. 1993 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1994), 30 mins
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Having It All, Series 1, Episode 1, Late Arrivals
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directed by Amanda Richardson, fl. 2007; produced by Amanda Richardson, fl. 2007, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Having It All, Series 1, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 48 mins
This documentary, directed and produced by Amanda Richardson, features several women who are in different relationships and are now thinking about having children.
directed by Amanda Richardson, fl. 2007; produced by Amanda Richardson, fl. 2007, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Having It All, Series 1, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 48 mins
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Having It All, Series 1, Episode 2, You, Me, and the Baby
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directed by Fiona Kelly, fl. 1990; produced by Fiona Kelly, fl. 1990, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Having It All, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 49 mins
This documentary, produced and directed by Fiona Kelly, features several different couples as they enter into parenthood.
directed by Fiona Kelly, fl. 1990; produced by Fiona Kelly, fl. 1990, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Having It All, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 49 mins
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