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Kill or Cure?, The Real Lady Killer
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directed by Beth Jones; produced by Beth Jones, in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2009), 23 mins
In the developing world it’s the leading cause of female cancer deaths: it’s cervical cancer and it kills more than half a million women every year, most in poor countries. New low-tech screening programmes have begun to reduce cancer deaths but campaigners like Sarah Nyombi, a politician in Uganda, wants to s...
directed by Beth Jones; produced by Beth Jones, in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2009), 23 mins
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Survivor's Guide, Relative Values
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in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 22 mins
In many parts of Malawi girls have a very low social status. In the more traditional communities, such as amongst the Yao people, young girls and boys go through initiation rites as they move into adulthood. In some cases girls are forced to have sex with older men as part of this, and often girls as young as 11 a...
in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 22 mins
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Woman and Social Action, Class 11, Pregnancy and Childbirth
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directed by Cheryl Lambert, fl. 1993; produced by Cheryl Lambert, fl. 1993; interview by Martha Thompson, Ph.D., fl. 1993, in Woman and Social Action, Class 11 (University Park, IL: Governors State University, 1993), 1 hour
Examines the movement toward woman-centered pregnancy and childbirth practices. The Studio Class explores the accepted social structure of the pregnancy and childbirth practices, and interviews explore alternative medical and midwifery models that empower the mother. Interviews: Judy Panko Reis, Health Resource C...
directed by Cheryl Lambert, fl. 1993; produced by Cheryl Lambert, fl. 1993; interview by Martha Thompson, Ph.D., fl. 1993, in Woman and Social Action, Class 11 (University Park, IL: Governors State University, 1993), 1 hour
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Women and Social Action, Episode 113, Abortion and Reproductive Issues
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directed by Cheryl Lambert, fl. 1993; produced by Cheryl Lambert, fl. 1993, Governors State University. Communications Services, in Women and Social Action, Episode 113 (University Park, IL: Governors State University, 1993), 1 hour
directed by Cheryl Lambert, fl. 1993; produced by Cheryl Lambert, fl. 1993, Governors State University. Communications Services, in Women and Social Action, Episode 113 (University Park, IL: Governors State University, 1993), 1 hour
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The Cutting Tradition: Female Circumcision in Africa Today
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directed by John Howarth and Nancy Durrell McKenna; produced by Nancy Durrell McKenna (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 47 mins
THE CUTTING TRADITION Female Circumcision in Africa Today A film by Nancy Durell McKenna and John Howarth Narrated by Meryl Streep The Cutting Tradition focuses on the issue of female genital mutilation (FGM), a custom, which appears barbaric to the westernised eye but is still practiced in many African and so...
directed by John Howarth and Nancy Durrell McKenna; produced by Nancy Durrell McKenna (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 47 mins
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Fine Needle Aspiration
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produced by Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN: Mayo Clinic, 2012), 2 mins
An instructional video on fine needle aspiration procedures.
produced by Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN: Mayo Clinic, 2012), 2 mins
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In the Family
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directed by Joanna Rudnick; produced by Gordon Quinn, 1942-, Beth Iams, fl. 2005 and Joanna Rudnick, Kartemquin Films (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2008), 1 hour 23 mins

At 31, filmmaker Joanna Rudnick faces an impossible decision: remove her breasts and ovaries or risk incredible odds of developing cancer. Armed with a genetic test result that leaves her vulnerable and confused, she balances dreams of having her own children with the unnerving reality that she is risking her life...

directed by Joanna Rudnick; produced by Gordon Quinn, 1942-, Beth Iams, fl. 2005 and Joanna Rudnick, Kartemquin Films (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2008), 1 hour 23 mins
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One Meter Women
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produced by Malin Kvist (Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2006), 48 mins
Sosso, Eva and Helen are three talented and successful women. With their strong personalities, you might think that these are typical modern women, had it not been for one small detail: their height. In this touching documentary we meet three very different women, all with the same disability: they are all no mor...
produced by Malin Kvist (Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2006), 48 mins
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Sauce For The Goose
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directed by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013; produced by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 49 mins
A probe into the increasing demand for erotica produced by women for women. Traditional notions of pornography are challenged and new ways at looking at pornography or erotic art is examined.
directed by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013; produced by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 49 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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