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Her Story: The Female Revolution, Episode 4, Women and Work
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directed by Harriet Shawcross, fl. 2011-2013; produced by Harriet Shawcross, fl. 2011-2013, J. Walter Thompson (Company) and Films of Record, in Her Story: The Female Revolution, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 49 mins

Over the past few decades, life for many women across the globe has changed beyond all recognition. This fascinating series explores how, from the highest echelons of society, to the lowest rungs of the global ladder, a quiet revolution has been taking place. Women today have the power of self-determination; the a...

directed by Harriet Shawcross, fl. 2011-2013; produced by Harriet Shawcross, fl. 2011-2013, J. Walter Thompson (Company) and Films of Record, in Her Story: The Female Revolution, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 49 mins
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Roller Derby Dolls
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directed by Phoebe Hart; produced by Vickie Gest, fl. 1997 (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2008), 26 mins
In the sprawling outer suburbs of Brisbane, a revolution is brewing. A sassy group of women from all walks of life has a dream: to resurrect the lost sport of full contact roller derby in Australia. Led by their president Evil Doll, and despite none having experience in business, the roller girls have set up a rol...
directed by Phoebe Hart; produced by Vickie Gest, fl. 1997 (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2008), 26 mins
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Sexism in Language: Thief of Honor, Shaper of Lies
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produced by Lynn T. Lovdal, fl. 1990, Brickroad Productions (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1995), 30 mins
Designed for use in a broad range of educational settings and disciplines, this lively and provocative video analyzes the gender bias that permeates our everyday language. Quick-paced, wide-ranging, and frequently humorous, the video explores sexism in both the syntax and semantics of language and shows how it is...
produced by Lynn T. Lovdal, fl. 1990, Brickroad Productions (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1995), 30 mins
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Tombées du Ciel = Fallen From the Sky
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directed by Matteo Meglioli, fl. 2005 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2019), 52 mins
Through an extreme sport, parachuting, three modern heroines, Mégane, Paméla and Shiame, claim their freedom and explore the limits of our society. Lieutenant 1st Regiment, world champion free fall and mother of immigrant family, they all have a different reason to jump. But are passion and leisure the last spac...
directed by Matteo Meglioli, fl. 2005 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose SAS, 2019), 52 mins
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The Fall of Womenland
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directed by Xiaodan He, fl. 1999; produced by Martin Doepner, 1974- and Xiaodan He, fl. 1999, Ciné-Frontière Inc. (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2009), 46 mins
The Fall of Womenland is a fascinating documentary on the unique sexual culture of the Mosuo people — a small minority situated in the southwest of China — and one of the last remaining matriarchal societies in the world.
directed by Xiaodan He, fl. 1999; produced by Martin Doepner, 1974- and Xiaodan He, fl. 1999, Ciné-Frontière Inc. (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2009), 46 mins
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Monuments Are for Men: Waffles Are for Women: Gender, Permanence and Impermanence
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produced by Lynn T. Lovdal, fl. 1990 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2000), 36 mins
The unwritten rules governing the traditional activities of men and women are sharply but subtly defined. Women’s work has traditionally been repetitive and ongoing, and its end result short-lived and impermanent. In contrast, the activities of men are traditionally long-lived, durable, or permanent. This though...
produced by Lynn T. Lovdal, fl. 1990 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2000), 36 mins
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Newsreel, She Is Beautiful When She's Angry (Newsreel #48)
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produced by Third World Newsreel, in Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1969), 17 mins
This film documents a play given at the March 28th, 1969 abortion rally by some very angry women. A beauty contestant is primed by her mother, her teacher, her boyfriend, an ad man, and a capitalist for the roles she must fulfill to be a successful winner.
produced by Third World Newsreel, in Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1969), 17 mins
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Perspectives on Women
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directed by Cheryl Lambert, fl. 1993; produced by Cheryl Lambert, fl. 1993; interview by Martha Thompson, Ph.D., fl. 1993, number 102 (Governors State University), 1 hour
directed by Cheryl Lambert, fl. 1993; produced by Cheryl Lambert, fl. 1993; interview by Martha Thompson, Ph.D., fl. 1993, number 102 (Governors State University), 1 hour
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Picture a Scientist
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directed by Sharon Shattuck, fl. 2010 and Ian Cheney, fl. 2020; produced by Ian Cheney, fl. 2020, Sharon Shattuck, fl. 2010 and Manette Pottle, fl. 2017 (Film Platform, 2020), 1 hour 37 mins
Contains mature language
PICTURE A SCIENTIST is a feature-length documentary film chronicling the groundswell of researchers who are writing a new chapter for women scientists. A biologist, a chemist and a geologist lead viewers on a journey deep into their own experiences in the sciences, overcoming brutal harassment, institutional discr...
directed by Sharon Shattuck, fl. 2010 and Ian Cheney, fl. 2020; produced by Ian Cheney, fl. 2020, Sharon Shattuck, fl. 2010 and Manette Pottle, fl. 2017 (Film Platform, 2020), 1 hour 37 mins
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She's Beautiful When She's Angry
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directed by Mary Dore, 1951-; produced by Gini Reticker, fl. 1987, Geralyn Dreyfous, fl. 2003, Abigail Disney, 1960-, Nancy Kennedy, fl. 1989 and Mary Dore, 1951-, She's Beautiful Film Project (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2014), 1 hour 33 mins
An essential documentary about the birth of the women's liberation movement. Beginning in the late 1960s, featuring never-seen before archival footage and new interviews. She's Beautiful When She's Angry tells the story of one of the most important social movements of the 20th century, bringing to light the effort...
directed by Mary Dore, 1951-; produced by Gini Reticker, fl. 1987, Geralyn Dreyfous, fl. 2003, Abigail Disney, 1960-, Nancy Kennedy, fl. 1989 and Mary Dore, 1951-, She's Beautiful Film Project (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2014), 1 hour 33 mins
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