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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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Frida Kahlo & Tina Modotti
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directed by Peter Wollen, 1938- and Laura Mulvey, 1941-; produced by Arts Council of Great Britain and Modelmark (England: Arts Council England, 1983), 29 mins
An analysis of the work of Mexican painter, Frida Kahlo (1907-1954), and Italian photographer, Tina Modotti (1896-1942), and ways in which women artists position themselves.
directed by Peter Wollen, 1938- and Laura Mulvey, 1941-; produced by Arts Council of Great Britain and Modelmark (England: Arts Council England, 1983), 29 mins
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Geraldine Ferraro: Paving the Way
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directed by Donna Zaccaro, fl. 2014; produced by Andrew Morreale, fl. 1990-2014, Janice DeRosa, fl. 2014 and Donna Zaccaro, fl. 2014, Dazzling Media (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2014), 1 hour 27 mins
Geraldine Ferraro: Paving the Way is a feature-length documentary about the life and legacy of the trailblazing woman who made history in 1984 as the first female Vice Presidential nominee on a major party ticket in the United States. The film profiles Ferraro’s life from an impoverished childhood, the struggles...
directed by Donna Zaccaro, fl. 2014; produced by Andrew Morreale, fl. 1990-2014, Janice DeRosa, fl. 2014 and Donna Zaccaro, fl. 2014, Dazzling Media (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2014), 1 hour 27 mins
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In Bed with the Arab Spring
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directed by Paul Moreira, 1961-; produced by Luc Hermann, fl. 1999, Premières Lignes Télévision (Paris, Ile-de-France: CAT&Docs, 2012), 54 mins
Women played a major role in the revolutions that swept across the Middle East, some even becoming icons of the new opportunities that surfaced when the older, oppresive regimes were overthrown. However, the days of the Arab Spring also marked a shocking and unchecked surge in sexual harassment cases suffered by w...
directed by Paul Moreira, 1961-; produced by Luc Hermann, fl. 1999, Premières Lignes Télévision (Paris, Ile-de-France: CAT&Docs, 2012), 54 mins
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In Search of History, Madam President
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produced by Gregory Orr, fl. 1992, Filmroos Inc., in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1998), 43 mins
"In Search of History" journeys 2,000 years from ancient times to the present, taking a closer look at the events, places, and hidden mysteries that have puzzled and inspired historians and experts across the ages. In October 1919, President Woodrow Wilson suffered a stroke. Barely able to work, he was shielded b...
produced by Gregory Orr, fl. 1992, Filmroos Inc., in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1998), 43 mins
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Investigative Reports, Transgender Revolution
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produced by Bill Kurtis, 1940-, in Investigative Reports (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1998), 46 mins
Investigative Reports goes beyond ignorance and stereotypes for an intimate portrayal of the people who choose to change their sexuality. Among the unexpected, ferociously articulate characters we meet are a female-to-male transsexual who works for the Tampa sheriff's office, a male-to-female electrical designer w...
produced by Bill Kurtis, 1940-, in Investigative Reports (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1998), 46 mins
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My Daughter The Terrorist
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directed by Beate Arnestad; produced by Morten Daae (Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2007), 1 hour 1 mins
In this intimate and personal portrait we join two young female elite soldiers trained for the ultimate mission. We share their childhood experiences, their dreams and their families’ loss. Left behind are the mothers. Dharsika and Puhalchudar belong to the last batch of the Black Tigers, and are now equipped f...
directed by Beate Arnestad; produced by Morten Daae (Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2007), 1 hour 1 mins
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Pray the Devil Back to Hell
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directed by Gini Reticker, fl. 1987; produced by Abigail Disney, 1960-, Fork Films; performed by Etweda Cooper, Vaiba Flomo and Leymah Gbowee (Sausalito, CA: Ro*Co Films, 2008), 1 hour 12 mins
This celebrated documentary tells the dramatic success story of the women's peace movement of Liberia, where Christian and Muslim women banded together to end their country's civil war. Leymah Gbowee, the central figure in the film, and the Women of Liberia are the recipients of the 2009 John F. Kennedy Profile in...
directed by Gini Reticker, fl. 1987; produced by Abigail Disney, 1960-, Fork Films; performed by Etweda Cooper, Vaiba Flomo and Leymah Gbowee (Sausalito, CA: Ro*Co Films, 2008), 1 hour 12 mins
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Sari's Mother
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directed by James Longley, 1972-; produced by James Longley, 1972-, Daylight Factory (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2006), 21 mins
An Iraqi mother seeks health care for her 10-year-old son, who is dying of AIDS, against a background of war and occupation. As US military helicopters fly overhead, a mother administers injections to her young son, Sari, in a small clay hut in the Mahmudiyah region of central Iraq. Sari, only ten years old, contr...
directed by James Longley, 1972-; produced by James Longley, 1972-, Daylight Factory (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2006), 21 mins
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Sheryl Sandberg: I Want More Women in Public Office
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produced by Bloomberg L. P.; interview by Emily Chang, 1980- (Bloomberg L. P., 2015), 2 mins
April 24 -- Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg and Virgin Group Founder Richard Branson discuss their companies and politics with Bloomberg's Emily Chang.
produced by Bloomberg L. P.; interview by Emily Chang, 1980- (Bloomberg L. P., 2015), 2 mins
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