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Words of Witness
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directed by Mai Iskander, 1974- and Kelcey Edwards, fl. 2006; produced by Mai Iskander, 1974-, Iskander Films, Chicken & Egg Pictures and Birthmark Films (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2012), 1 hour 3 mins
From the director of multi-award-winning documentary Garbage Dreams, Words of Witness follows a 22-year-old female reporter for the independent newspaper Egypt Independent , as she covers Egypt's transition to democracy, from the heyday of Tahir Square to Egypt's first free and fair presidential election. Defying...
directed by Mai Iskander, 1974- and Kelcey Edwards, fl. 2006; produced by Mai Iskander, 1974-, Iskander Films, Chicken & Egg Pictures and Birthmark Films (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2012), 1 hour 3 mins
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Work
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(Governors State University), 1 hour
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Work for the Colored Women of the South
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written by Estelle Penney, fl. 1894, Emma Mae Garette Young and Margaret Murray Washington, 1865-1925 (Tuskegee, AL: Normal School Press, 1894), 17 page(s)
written by Estelle Penney, fl. 1894, Emma Mae Garette Young and Margaret Murray Washington, 1865-1925 (Tuskegee, AL: Normal School Press, 1894), 17 page(s)
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Working Women of the World
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(Icarus Films, 2002), 53 mins

Focusing on Levi Strauss and Co., WORKING WOMEN OF THE WORLD follows the relocation of garment production from Western countries to nations such as Indonesia, the Philippines, and Turkey, where low wages are the rule and employee rights are nonexistent.
The film introduces us to women like Yanti, a 26-year-old Ind...

(Icarus Films, 2002), 53 mins
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A World Without Fathers or Husbands
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produced by Radio Television Belge Francophone (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 51 mins
Legend has it that there was once a beautiful land in China called Li Chang, where lovers never married. They changed partners when they wanted to. But a cruel Chinese emperor changed all that and forbade these relationships. Arranged marriages became the norm and there were many lovers’ suicides.In this fascina...
produced by Radio Television Belge Francophone (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 51 mins
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Ya No Mas (I've Had Enough!)
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directed by Felix Zurita de Higes (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 39 mins
"I'm a Macho Man! I beat my woman! I'm very macho! If you want to tame a woman, beat her!" Lyrics from a Nicaraguan popular song. Violence against women affects the lives of millions of women worldwide, in all socio-economic classes. It is the leading cause of death and injury among women from fifteen to forty-fiv...
directed by Felix Zurita de Higes (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 39 mins
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Yasmin
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directed by Kenneth Glenaan, fl. 1988-2018; produced by Sally Hibbin, 1953- and Jonathan Olsberg, fl. 1988, Parallax Independent and EuroArts; performed by Archie Panjabi, 1972-, Renu Setna, fl. 1960-2018, Steve Jackson, 1970-, Syed Ahmed, fl. 2004-2006 and Shahid Ahmed, fl. 2000-2018 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2004), 1 hour 23 mins

Yasmin is a young Pakistani woman who lives in England and lives a double life. On one side she is a model woman who wears hijab out of respect for her family's traditions. On the other side, she is a woman dressed in the occidental style, who puts on a t-shirt and jeans to go to work. After 9/11, she finds hersel...

directed by Kenneth Glenaan, fl. 1988-2018; produced by Sally Hibbin, 1953- and Jonathan Olsberg, fl. 1988, Parallax Independent and EuroArts; performed by Archie Panjabi, 1972-, Renu Setna, fl. 1960-2018, Steve Jackson, 1970-, Syed Ahmed, fl. 2004-2006 and Shahid Ahmed, fl. 2000-2018 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2004), 1 hour 23 mins
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Yogawoman
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directed by Kate McIntyre Clere, 1963- and Saraswati Clere, fl. 2011; produced by Michael McIntyre, 1966-, Saraswati Clere, fl. 2011 and Kate McIntyre Clere, 1963-, YogaKula Productions and Second Nature Films (Portland, OR: Collective Eye Films, 2011), 1 hour 24 mins
Yoga was brought to the west from India by a lineage of male teachers. Now there’s a generation of women leading the way. They’re strong, they’re inspiring, and they’re radically changing people’s lives. From the busy streets of Manhattan to the dusty slums of Kenya, YOGAWOMAN uncovers a global phenomeno...
directed by Kate McIntyre Clere, 1963- and Saraswati Clere, fl. 2011; produced by Michael McIntyre, 1966-, Saraswati Clere, fl. 2011 and Kate McIntyre Clere, 1963-, YogaKula Productions and Second Nature Films (Portland, OR: Collective Eye Films, 2011), 1 hour 24 mins
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Young, Disabled, and Famous
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directed by Nina Beveridge, fl. 2002; produced by Susan Nation, fl. 2010 and Nina Beveridge, fl. 2002 (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2010), 48 mins
Renee doesn't want to make you cry. And she doesn't want your pity. In this fly-on-the-wall view of 21 year old author, internet star, and muscular dystrophy sufferer Renee Rodriguez, her wit and no-nonsense attitude shine through.
directed by Nina Beveridge, fl. 2002; produced by Susan Nation, fl. 2010 and Nina Beveridge, fl. 2002 (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2010), 48 mins
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Zahra: Change Begins at Home
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directed by Imad Karam, 1976-; produced by Imad Karam, 1976-, FLT Films (London, England: FLT Films, 2011), 26 mins
Zahra: Change Begins at Home tells of the passion and commitment of a single mother with four children, a refugee from Somalia, who overcomes obstacles to transform her life and make a difference in the community. Tackling crucial issues that affect social harmony, breaking down communication barriers between the...
directed by Imad Karam, 1976-; produced by Imad Karam, 1976-, FLT Films (London, England: FLT Films, 2011), 26 mins
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