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The Free Voice of Egypt
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directed by Konstanze Burkard, fl. 2007-2015; produced by Konstanze Burkard, fl. 2007-2015 (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2015), 53 mins
Nawal El Saadawi is well-known the world over as a writer and feminist. She is one of the most important champions of the women's movement in her Egyptian homeland and indeed in the whole of the Arab world. In almost fifty novels, plays, and short stories, her writing opposes violence against women, sexual oppress...
directed by Konstanze Burkard, fl. 2007-2015; produced by Konstanze Burkard, fl. 2007-2015 (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2015), 53 mins
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Ginsburg: A Female President Would Make a Difference
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interview by Matthew Winkler, 1955- and Greg Stohr, fl. 1998 (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2015), 3 mins
Feb. 12 -- U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg talks about women in power with Bloomberg's Greg Stohr and Matthew Winkler in Washington on Wednesday.
interview by Matthew Winkler, 1955- and Greg Stohr, fl. 1998 (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2015), 3 mins
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Leading Women, Episode 24, Gail Kelly/Park Geun-hye
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produced by Cable News Network (CNN); interview by Paula Hancocks, fl. 1997 and Nina Dos Santos, fl. 2015, in Leading Women, Episode 24 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2014), 11 mins
We talk business, politics, career, and life lessons with two top executives; Gail Kelly, CEO of Australian bank Westpac, and Park Geun-hye, South Korea's first female president. The banking boss and one of Asia's most powerful heads of state share their paths to greatness.
produced by Cable News Network (CNN); interview by Paula Hancocks, fl. 1997 and Nina Dos Santos, fl. 2015, in Leading Women, Episode 24 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2014), 11 mins
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Nabila
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directed by Johan Bjerkner and Håkan Berthas; produced by Stefan Sundlöf, fl. 2005, Knasterfilm (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2005), 59 mins
Nabila is a Muslim woman and popular political rapper. In a Swedish white, male dominated society, she’s determined to make her voice heard. But Nazi threats and cultural stereotypes stand in her way. Juggling family demands with her burgeoning career and university degree, she straddles a delicate line between...
directed by Johan Bjerkner and Håkan Berthas; produced by Stefan Sundlöf, fl. 2005, Knasterfilm (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2005), 59 mins
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Native Silence
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directed by Jane Wells, fl. 2012; produced by Jane Wells, fl. 2012, 3 Generations (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2013), 23 mins
Native Silence is a solemn account of the legacy of forced adoption on Native American children, torn from their tribal communities and placed in foster care and boarding schools. Joyce, is a recovered drug-addict and now mental health worker, and Paulette, a mother who ‘doesn’t associate’ with the Natives i...
directed by Jane Wells, fl. 2012; produced by Jane Wells, fl. 2012, 3 Generations (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2013), 23 mins
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Price of Honour
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directed by Johan Asard; produced by Sveriges Television (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2005), 46 mins
Pela Atroshi, a child of Kurdish immigrants living in Sweden, was brought up in the strict traditions of her native country. She and her sister were not allowed to socialize with boys and were expected to be home immediately after school. However, as a teenager, she was spotted having an innocent meeting with a Sw...
directed by Johan Asard; produced by Sveriges Television (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2005), 46 mins
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Voices of Choice
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produced by Physicians for Reproductive Health and Fly on the Wall (New York, NY: Physicians for Reproductive Health, 2003), 25 mins
A 25-minute film created by Physicians for Reproductive Health in 2003, Voices of Choice documents the experiences of physicians involved in abortion care and reform prior to the landmark Supreme Court Roe decision in 1973. Their stories remain fascinating, moving, and profound—a record of the horror of illegal...
produced by Physicians for Reproductive Health and Fly on the Wall (New York, NY: Physicians for Reproductive Health, 2003), 25 mins
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Women In War: Voices From The Front Lines, 2, Women in War: Part 2
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produced by Diana Meehan, Pat Mitchell and Mary Muldoon, in Women In War: Voices From The Front Lines, 2 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1991), 48 mins
Part II is dedicated to the women of the Americas. It begins in El Salvador, a country where torture and terrorism are part of every family's history. Salvadorean women are assuming leadership positions in the popular front movements for a more just society. In Boston, New York, Washington and Los Angeles, we meet...
produced by Diana Meehan, Pat Mitchell and Mary Muldoon, in Women In War: Voices From The Front Lines, 2 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1991), 48 mins
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The Women In White
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directed by Gry Winther, fl. 2009; produced by Gry Winther, fl. 2009 (Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2009), 47 mins
In 2009, Fidel Castro’s Cuban revolution celebrates its 50th anniversary. Since Castro came to power in 1959, he has lead his country with an iron fist, developing an infamous system of informants and secret police to quiet the voices critical of his oppressive regime. In March 2003, Castro ordered the biggest c...
directed by Gry Winther, fl. 2009; produced by Gry Winther, fl. 2009 (Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2009), 47 mins
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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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