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The Adolescent Substance Abuser:
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directed by Jon Mark Tullos, fl. 1997; produced by Jon Mark Tullos, fl. 1997, Governors State University, in The Adolescent Substance Abuser: "Teens Under the Influence", Class 17 (University Park, IL: Governors State University, 2001), 1 hour
This lesson reviews teen sexuality, HIV/AIDS, and other sexually transmitted diseases. HIV/AIDS, which is a preventable disease, affects millions of young adults, adolescents and children in the United States and in the world. An overview of data and information will be presented as well as successful intervention...
directed by Jon Mark Tullos, fl. 1997; produced by Jon Mark Tullos, fl. 1997, Governors State University, in The Adolescent Substance Abuser: "Teens Under the Influence", Class 17 (University Park, IL: Governors State University, 2001), 1 hour
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Adventures in The Gender Trade
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directed by Susan Marenco; produced by Susan Marenco (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1994), 45 mins
Kate Bornstein, writer and performer, was born a man. This documentary presents her frank account of her personal journey from unhappy boy child into liberated transsexual lesbian. Intercut with her satiric night club act called "Hidden: A Gender," are the stories of a wide range of people who refused to have thei...
directed by Susan Marenco; produced by Susan Marenco (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1994), 45 mins
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Beautiful Piggies
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directed by Barbara Bader; produced by Barbara Bader (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 30 mins
This revealing self portrait of an overeater will strike a chord with most Americans who are concerned with weight and body image. It follows Barbara, the video maker, from seeming to be an attractive, cheerful young child through her metamorphosis into a five foot tall, one hundred and seventy-five pound conflict...
directed by Barbara Bader; produced by Barbara Bader (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 30 mins
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Becoming Ayden
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produced by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2008), 41 mins
In Becoming Ayden, we meet seventeen year-old Adina Scheim from Toronto who is becoming a boy named Ayden. Ayden is willing to go to great lengths to alter her female body to correspond with her male self image. Ayden recently began taking testosterone and her voice has started to deepen -- an irreversible physica...
produced by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2008), 41 mins
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Beyond Babyland
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directed by David Appleby, fl. 1985-2012 and Craig Leake, fl. 1974; produced by David Appleby, fl. 1985-2012 and Craig Leake, fl. 1974, University of Memphis (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2010), 56 mins
Of the thirty most industrialized nations, the U.S. has the worst record of infant mortality, with African American babies dying at three times the rate of whites. In some places, that rate equals those of many third world countries. When filmmakers David Appleby and Craig Leake discovered that their hometown of M...
directed by David Appleby, fl. 1985-2012 and Craig Leake, fl. 1974; produced by David Appleby, fl. 1985-2012 and Craig Leake, fl. 1974, University of Memphis (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2010), 56 mins
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Bombarded
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directed by Florence d’Arthuys, fl. 2019; produced by Matthieu Lamotte, fl. 2003, Jenny Briffa, fl. 2019 and Thomas Douchy, fl. 2017, Têtemba Productions and aaa production (Bloomington, IN: aaa production, 2019), 53 mins
In New Caledonia one in five women is a victim of abuse by their partner. It’s a sad fact. Giving a voice to these "bombarded" women, as they’re called there, is important. That's what this film does, it shows that help is available: to file a complaint, through reception in specialized structures, to be liste...
directed by Florence d’Arthuys, fl. 2019; produced by Matthieu Lamotte, fl. 2003, Jenny Briffa, fl. 2019 and Thomas Douchy, fl. 2017, Têtemba Productions and aaa production (Bloomington, IN: aaa production, 2019), 53 mins
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A Brave Heart
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directed by Sara Hirsh Bordo, fl. 2015; produced by Sara Hirsh Bordo, fl. 2015, Honest Engine Films and Women Rising (Sausalito, CA: Ro*Co Films, 2015), 1 hour 18 mins

From the producers of the most viewed TEDWomen event of 2013 comes "A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story, is a documentary following the inspiring journey of 26 year old, 58 pound Lizzie from cyber-bullying victim to anti-bullying activist. The film chronicles unheard stories and details of Lizzie's physical...

directed by Sara Hirsh Bordo, fl. 2015; produced by Sara Hirsh Bordo, fl. 2015, Honest Engine Films and Women Rising (Sausalito, CA: Ro*Co Films, 2015), 1 hour 18 mins
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Child Marriage: A Tradition Continues in Africa
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directed by Nancy Durrell McKenna and John Howarth (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 23 mins
This film gives us unprecedented access to a story that is commonplace in some parts of Africa but usually kept hidden. It is that child marriage, although illegal, is still being practiced in places like Ethiopia, where it is part of their cultural tradition.
directed by Nancy Durrell McKenna and John Howarth (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 23 mins
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Contraceptive Bliss
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directed by Silke van Diemen; produced by Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden (Leiden, South Holland: Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden, 2017), 33 mins
This ethnographic documentary follows three young Dutch women in their contraceptive choices. It shows how the use of hormonal birth control for women from a young age on is normalized, institutionalized and encouraged through social norms. Since the pharmaceutical industry only produces birth control methods for...
directed by Silke van Diemen; produced by Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden (Leiden, South Holland: Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden, 2017), 33 mins
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Covered Up
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directed by Rachel Elitzur, fl. 2018; produced by Avigail Sperber, 1973-, Pardes TV & Film Productions (Film Platform, 2018), 53 mins
Rachel, an ultra-orthodox young woman, entered an 'arranged' marriage ready to be a "kosher" woman doing the will of her husband. After her marriage fails and she gets divorced, she asks permission to remove her wig – an unusual move in the ultra-Orthodox society. Facing the opposition from her parents and socie...
directed by Rachel Elitzur, fl. 2018; produced by Avigail Sperber, 1973-, Pardes TV & Film Productions (Film Platform, 2018), 53 mins
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