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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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Into the Fire
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directed by Julia Newman; produced by Julia Newman (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2002), 58 mins
Spain, 1936: right-wing military officers led by General Franco (and supported by Hitler and Mussolini) attempt to overthrow the newly elected, democratic government. In response, nearly 80 American women joined the Good Fight- volunteering, in defiance of the US government, to help fight the Fascists in what woul...
directed by Julia Newman; produced by Julia Newman (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2002), 58 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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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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The Silent Scream
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produced by RTE (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1994), 31 mins
This unusually sensitive film is a powerful reminder that adults must take children seriously if they hint that something is amiss at home. Abusers often silence children by telling them they will not be believed or threatening them with dire consequences.This was the case with the Kavanagh sisters whose hesitant...
produced by RTE (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1994), 31 mins
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SIS: The Perry Watkins Story
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produced by Chiqui Cartagena and Suzanne Newman (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1997), 52 mins
This groundbreaking documentary explores the explosive issue of gays in the military. It examines the case of Perry J. Watkins, the first openly gay man to defeat the ban against gays in the military. The case established a powerful legal precedent that will act as an inspiration to the gay and black communities....
produced by Chiqui Cartagena and Suzanne Newman (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1997), 52 mins
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Stand Up, Speak Out: The Nina Miglionico Story
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directed by Jenna M. Bedsole, fl. 2010; produced by Ted Speaker, fl. 2005, Free Works Productions and Cervidae Films (Birmingham, AL: Free Works Productions, 2017), 54 mins
A powerful story, historically framed in an era when immigrants and particularly women had to overcome any number of obstacles to succeed.
directed by Jenna M. Bedsole, fl. 2010; produced by Ted Speaker, fl. 2005, Free Works Productions and Cervidae Films (Birmingham, AL: Free Works Productions, 2017), 54 mins
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