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Altina
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directed by Peter Sanders, 1969-; produced by Victoria Sanders, fl. 2014 and Peter Sanders, 1969-, Victoria Sanders Film Partners (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2014), 1 hour 20 mins
Altina is the provocative portrait of an American trendsetter whose free spirit defied convention. A woman ahead of her time, Altina Schinasi was born in 1907 in New York City; the daughter of a tobacco tycoon and decedent of Sephardic Jews, she upended the expectations that accompanied her position. Altina was a...
directed by Peter Sanders, 1969-; produced by Victoria Sanders, fl. 2014 and Peter Sanders, 1969-, Victoria Sanders Film Partners (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2014), 1 hour 20 mins
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American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 16, Search for Identity
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produced by Ryan L'Epicier, fl. 2003, Oregon Public Broadcasting, in American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 16 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2003), 28 mins

Even as the poets were fostering a rebellion, contemporary prose writers began creating a new American Tradition comprised of many strands, many voices, and many myths about the past. This program explores the search for identity by three American writers: Maxine Hong Kingston, Sandra Cisneros, and Leslie Feinberg...

produced by Ryan L'Epicier, fl. 2003, Oregon Public Broadcasting, in American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 16 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2003), 28 mins
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Black Feminist
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directed by Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016; produced by Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016 and Maiya Sinclair, fl. 2016 (Atlanta, GA: Zanah Thirus Films, 2019), 53 mins
Black Feminist is a feature length documentary film surrounding the double edged sword of racial and gender oppression that black women face in America. This documentary is told through interviews from scholars, lecturers, writers, business owners, veterans, comedians and authors. In addition to information interv...
directed by Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016; produced by Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016 and Maiya Sinclair, fl. 2016 (Atlanta, GA: Zanah Thirus Films, 2019), 53 mins
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The Ceremony
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directed by Lina Mannheimer, fl. 2010; produced by Mathilde Dedye, 1977-, French Quarter Film, Mannheimer Produktion, Film i Väst, Sveriges Television and Sonntag Pictures (Vienna State: Autlook Filmsales, 2014), 1 hour 14 mins
The most famous dominatrix in France creates sadomasochist "Ceremonies" in her chateau. Catherine Robbe - Grillet, age 84, writes sadomasochistic novels under pseudonym Jeanne De Berg. Catherine defies the relations between power and submission, sensuality and physical pain. She surrounds herself with brilliant...
directed by Lina Mannheimer, fl. 2010; produced by Mathilde Dedye, 1977-, French Quarter Film, Mannheimer Produktion, Film i Väst, Sveriges Television and Sonntag Pictures (Vienna State: Autlook Filmsales, 2014), 1 hour 14 mins
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China Diary
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directed by Jinhua Yang, fl. 1989; produced by Jinhua Yang, fl. 1989 (San Francisco, CA: Center for Asian American Media, 1989), 57 mins
In 1987, the filmmaker, a young Chinese woman, returned to China after a five-year absence. Her documentary captures the excitement and concerns as she witnesses the rapid changes that modernization have brought to her homeland.
directed by Jinhua Yang, fl. 1989; produced by Jinhua Yang, fl. 1989 (San Francisco, CA: Center for Asian American Media, 1989), 57 mins
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Cowgirls
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directed by Sally Clark, 1953-; produced by Sally Clark, 1953- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 30 mins
This documentary, directed by Sally Clark, examines the history of women in Canadian rodeo.
directed by Sally Clark, 1953-; produced by Sally Clark, 1953- (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 30 mins
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The Double Dutch Divas!
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directed by Nicole Franklin; produced by Epiphany Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 41 mins
Women with names like Smooth, Heart, Sassy, and Lady Di are the core of the Double Dutch Divas, a team that has mastered the art of jumping and dancing double Dutch during their twenty years together. They are a real life example of sisterhood at its best. Giving show stopping performances in the US and abroad, th...
directed by Nicole Franklin; produced by Epiphany Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 41 mins
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Four Girls And Toni Morrison
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produced by Lars Helander, fl. 1993 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1994), 26 mins
Toni Morrison was winner of the 1993 Nobel Prize in literature. Her life and work have meant a lot to a whole generation of young African American women. This video reveals a personal portrait of Professor Morrison while analyzing her intentions and techniques of composition. Interwoven are scenes of four students...
produced by Lars Helander, fl. 1993 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1994), 26 mins
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Global Icons, Global Icons: Frida Kahlo
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in Global Icons (Derry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2018), 3 mins
A short animation about the life of Global Icon Frida Kahlo and how she represents Self-Awareness
in Global Icons (Derry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2018), 3 mins
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Global Icons, Global Icons: Oprah Winfrey
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in Global Icons (Derry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2018), 3 mins
A short animation about the life of Global Icon Oprah Winfrey and how she represents Effective Communication
in Global Icons (Derry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2018), 3 mins
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