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Body Image: The Quest for Perfection
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directed by Hamid Khani, fl. 2001-2007; produced by Kelly Briley, fl. 1989-2007, Olive Tree Communications (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2000), 31 mins
The statistics dealing with women, self-esteem, and body image paint a bleak picture: 80% of fourth-grade girls are on a diet at any given moment, and 20% of young American women have an eating disorder. Experts agree that dialogue and openness are two keys to solving a complicated social and psychological problem...
directed by Hamid Khani, fl. 2001-2007; produced by Kelly Briley, fl. 1989-2007, Olive Tree Communications (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2000), 31 mins
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Bookmark, Daughters of de Beauvoir
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directed by Imogen Sutton, fl. 1985; produced by Penny Forster, fl. 1992, PM Pictures, in Bookmark (London, England: Arts Council England, 1989), 1 hour
The life story of French author and philosopher Simone de Beauvoir (1908-1986) interposed with interviews with American and British feminist writers she influenced, Kate Millett (b.1934), Marge Piercy (b.1936), Eva Figes (b.1932), and Ann Oakley (b.1944).
directed by Imogen Sutton, fl. 1985; produced by Penny Forster, fl. 1992, PM Pictures, in Bookmark (London, England: Arts Council England, 1989), 1 hour
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Born in Flames
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directed by Lizzie Borden, 1958-; produced by Lizzie Borden, 1958- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 1983), 1 hour 20 mins
The movie that rocked the foundations of the early indie film world, this provocative, thrilling and still-relevant classic is a comic fantasy of female rebellion set in America ten years after the Second American Revolution. When Adelaide Norris, the black radical founder of the Woman’s Army, is mysteriously ki...
directed by Lizzie Borden, 1958-; produced by Lizzie Borden, 1958- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 1983), 1 hour 20 mins
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Born to Bondage
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produced by Marion Mayer-Hohdahl, fl. 2004-2008, Journeyman Pictures (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 44 mins
Despite a decade of feminism, the lot of Indian women at the brink of the 21st century is painfully hard. Widespread poverty means families need to send their children to the workplace, especially the girls. Pasupathy, at ll spends the day kneeling at a factory bench gluing together matchstick boxes, earning 25 ce...
produced by Marion Mayer-Hohdahl, fl. 2004-2008, Journeyman Pictures (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 44 mins
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Brainwashing Stacey, Season 1, Episode 1, Anti-Abortion Camp
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directed by David McConnell, fl. 2017; presented by Stacey Dooley, 1987-; produced by David McConnell, fl. 2017 and Melody Ruiz, fl. 2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Brainwashing Stacey, Season 1, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 46 mins
Stacey Dooley is known for tackling tough subject matter in her popular investigative documentaries. In this daring new series, the fearless reporter steps away from her usual investigative role to immerse herself fully in some of the world’s most controversial training camps, campaigns and youth movements to ge...
directed by David McConnell, fl. 2017; presented by Stacey Dooley, 1987-; produced by David McConnell, fl. 2017 and Melody Ruiz, fl. 2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Brainwashing Stacey, Season 1, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 46 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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Breaking Big, Episode 10, Gretchen Carlson
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presented by Carlos Watson, 1969-; produced by Kenita Nichols, fl. 2014, Calico and OZY Media Productions, in Breaking Big, Episode 10 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 26 mins
Former Fox News Anchor Gretchen Carlson shocked the world when she sued the most powerful man in cable news, Roger Ailes, and her employers, for sexual harassment and settled for an unprecedented sum of money. But how did this former Miss America winner and Stanford graduate find the strength to take such a stand...
presented by Carlos Watson, 1969-; produced by Kenita Nichols, fl. 2014, Calico and OZY Media Productions, in Breaking Big, Episode 10 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 26 mins
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Breaking Big, Episode 12, Carmen Yulin Cruz
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presented by Carlos Watson, 1969-; produced by Kenita Nichols, fl. 2014, Calico and OZY Media Productions, in Breaking Big, Episode 12 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 26 mins
No one looks for a disaster to cement their own legacy. But when Puerto Rico was slammed by a catastrophic hurricane and the U.S. Government was slow to respond, Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz of San Juan stood up and fought back. Watch as she goes from humble civic leader to become the heroic voice of her struggling is...
presented by Carlos Watson, 1969-; produced by Kenita Nichols, fl. 2014, Calico and OZY Media Productions, in Breaking Big, Episode 12 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 26 mins
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Breaking Ground: Men Against Rape
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directed by Janet Howard; produced by USC School of Cinema & Television (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1999), 31 mins
The men in this film have one thing in common. They are committed to training men and women in rape prevention techniques. They feel that rape is not just a woman's problem, but a human problem of our violent culture. We see a variety of programs in which men play a major role, from in-school education to public s...
directed by Janet Howard; produced by USC School of Cinema & Television (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1999), 31 mins
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The Breast Cancer Diaries
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directed by Linda Pattillo, fl. 1998; produced by Linda Pattillo Productions (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2007), 1 hour 10 mins

For ten years, Ann Murray Paige covered the news--but for the biggest story of her life she turned the camera on herself. When Murray-Paige, a former local news reporter and anchor, is diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 38, she sets up a diary camera in her bedroom. Ann's video diaries--raw and true--offer...

directed by Linda Pattillo, fl. 1998; produced by Linda Pattillo Productions (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2007), 1 hour 10 mins
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