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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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Shanghai Tales, 3, When My Child is Born
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directed by Dingding Ke and Jing Guo; produced by Dingding Ke, Jing Guo and Lawrence Elman, fl. 2002, in Shanghai Tales, 3 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 1 hour
This series on contemporary China is filmed from an insiders point of view and portrays daily life in one of the nation's busiest and most iconic cities. The three episodes provide a window into China today, giving viewers an opportunity to assess the similarities and differences between China and other cultures.T...
directed by Dingding Ke and Jing Guo; produced by Dingding Ke, Jing Guo and Lawrence Elman, fl. 2002, in Shanghai Tales, 3 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 1 hour
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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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Addictions Counseling: A Multi-cultural Perspective, Class 7, The Circle of Women
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directed by Mike Griffith, fl. 1995; produced by Mike Griffith, fl. 1995, in Addictions Counseling: A Multi-cultural Perspective, Class 7 (University Park, IL: Governors State University, 1995), 1 hour
In this session, members of a “circle of women” based in Native American community share their personal stories. You will find that these quests speak primarily about themselves and their group, making few generalizations about Native American culture. You will also find that the impact of their ideas on the p...
directed by Mike Griffith, fl. 1995; produced by Mike Griffith, fl. 1995, in Addictions Counseling: A Multi-cultural Perspective, Class 7 (University Park, IL: Governors State University, 1995), 1 hour
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Biography, Christine Jorgensen: The Change Of A Lifetime
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in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2002), 45 mins
Explore the life of one of the most controversial figures of the sexual revolution.
in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2002), 45 mins
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CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap
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directed by Robin Hauser Reynolds, fl. 2013; produced by Robin Hauser Reynolds, fl. 2013, Christie Herring, fl. 1998 and Staci Hartman, fl. 2015, Finish Line Features; performed by Reshma Saujani, Danielle Feinberg, fl. 1998 and Tracy Chou, 1987- (Sausalito, CA: Ro*Co Films, 2015), 51 mins
CODE exposes the dearth of American female and minority software engineers and explores the reasons for this gender gap, raising the question: What would society gain from having more women and minorities in the tech industry, and how do we get there? Tech jobs are growing three times faster than our colleges are...
directed by Robin Hauser Reynolds, fl. 2013; produced by Robin Hauser Reynolds, fl. 2013, Christie Herring, fl. 1998 and Staci Hartman, fl. 2015, Finish Line Features; performed by Reshma Saujani, Danielle Feinberg, fl. 1998 and Tracy Chou, 1987- (Sausalito, CA: Ro*Co Films, 2015), 51 mins
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Colonel Jin Xing
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directed by Sylvie Levey; produced by Arnaud Hamelin (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2003), 1 hour 16 mins
Shanghai's principal dancer, 33-year-old Jin Xing, is a big star. She is the first choreographer to have received recognition in over half a century of national communism. But the most amazing thing about Jin Xing is that, up until 1995, this beautiful young woman was a man, a colonel in the People's Liberation Ar...
directed by Sylvie Levey; produced by Arnaud Hamelin (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2003), 1 hour 16 mins
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Modern Times, Househusbands
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directed by Susanna White; produced by Susanna White, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Modern Times (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1996), 46 mins
In Britain, one in five women can now claim to be the major breadwinners. Modern Times discovers that the decline in heavy industry, computerization and the rise of women at work have resulted in an increased number of men running the home while their wives go out to work. The story of three househusbands, all of...
directed by Susanna White; produced by Susanna White, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Modern Times (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1996), 46 mins
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Multiple Choices - Picture Perfect
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directed by Alison Burns, fl. 1990; produced by Sally Bochner, fl. 1988-2010, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 1995), 12 mins
It's never easy reconciling fairy tales to reality, especially when the reality is, to say the least, complicated. You know things are tough when young people don't expect a good relationship, let alone a perfect one, because as one young woman puts it, "all good things must come to an end." Participants discuss t...
directed by Alison Burns, fl. 1990; produced by Sally Bochner, fl. 1988-2010, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 1995), 12 mins
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Out in Suburbia: The Stories of Eleven Lesbians
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produced by Pam Walton (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1990), 29 mins
This remarkably honest and revealing documentary shatters the stereotypes held by many people unfamiliar with the gay community. Eleven women discuss with heartwarming frankness their lives in local neighborhoods, covering a wide range of issues including marriage, motherhood, discrimination, stereotypes and femal...
produced by Pam Walton (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1990), 29 mins
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