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Breaking Big, Episode 10, Gretchen Carlson
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presented by Carlos Watson, 1969-; produced by Kenita Nichols, fl. 2014, Calico and OZY Media Productions, in Breaking Big, Episode 10 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 26 mins
Former Fox News Anchor Gretchen Carlson shocked the world when she sued the most powerful man in cable news, Roger Ailes, and her employers, for sexual harassment and settled for an unprecedented sum of money. But how did this former Miss America winner and Stanford graduate find the strength to take such a stand...
presented by Carlos Watson, 1969-; produced by Kenita Nichols, fl. 2014, Calico and OZY Media Productions, in Breaking Big, Episode 10 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 26 mins
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A Country for My Daughter
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directed by Lucilla Blankenberg, fl. 2011 (Johannesburg, Gauteng: Shadow Films, 2011), 54 mins
Reducing sexual violence in South Africa sometimes seems an uphill battle against massive odds. But inspiring court battles that empower women and gender activists show how personal experience of horrific trauma have finally begun to change the way the law is applied. The film is filled with brave and moving appea...
directed by Lucilla Blankenberg, fl. 2011 (Johannesburg, Gauteng: Shadow Films, 2011), 54 mins
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Femmes aux Yeux Ouverts
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directed by Anne-Laure Folly, 1954-; produced by Amanou Production (California Newsreel, 1994), 51 mins

"A respectable women should learn from her husband,She shouldn't read,She shouldn't have her eyes open." A poem by a Burkinabe woman

A film about African women is a rarity, even more, one made by an African woman. In Femmes Aux Yeux Ouverts, award-winning Togolese filmmaker, Anne-Laure Folly presents portraits of...
directed by Anne-Laure Folly, 1954-; produced by Amanou Production (California Newsreel, 1994), 51 mins
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Frontline, Rape on the Night Shift
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directed by Lowell Bergman, 1945-; produced by Andrés Cediel, fl. 2004-2015 and Daffodil Altan, fl. 2006-2015, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 56 mins
An investigation into the sexual abuse of undocumented women in the service industry. The film examines allegations of abuse across the janitorial industry, and how the government, law enforcement and companies fall short in dealing with the problem.
directed by Lowell Bergman, 1945-; produced by Andrés Cediel, fl. 2004-2015 and Daffodil Altan, fl. 2006-2015, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 56 mins
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Ginsburg: A Female President Would Make a Difference
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interview by Matthew Winkler, 1955- and Greg Stohr, fl. 1998 (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2015), 3 mins
Feb. 12 -- U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg talks about women in power with Bloomberg's Greg Stohr and Matthew Winkler in Washington on Wednesday.
interview by Matthew Winkler, 1955- and Greg Stohr, fl. 1998 (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2015), 3 mins
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Going for Goals: Zanzibar Soccer Dreams
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directed by Florence Ayisi, 1962- and Catalin Brylla, fl. 2001-2017; produced by Florence Ayisi, 1962-, Iris Films (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2016), 1 hour 4 mins
Times are changing in the playing fields of soccer in Zanzibar as young Muslim girls are starting to have equal opportunities, and access to soccer training as part of physical education in schools. Thus, changing the status of women’s soccer - from playing in the streets to becoming part of Sports Education in...
directed by Florence Ayisi, 1962- and Catalin Brylla, fl. 2001-2017; produced by Florence Ayisi, 1962-, Iris Films (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2016), 1 hour 4 mins
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Sex and the Wailing Wall
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directed by Yael Katzir, fl. 1992; produced by Yael Katzir, fl. 1992, New Love Films (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2011), 44 mins
A band of brave Jewish women are fighting back for the right to raise their voices at the Wailing Wall. The holy site is the most potent symbol for Jews. Yet it is dominated by the ultra-Orthodox who seek to maintain segregation of the sexes and limit the rights of women who want to pray there. Now a group of wome...
directed by Yael Katzir, fl. 1992; produced by Yael Katzir, fl. 1992, New Love Films (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2011), 44 mins
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Shadows
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directed by Polly Hyman, fl. 2004 and Mary Ayubi, fl. 2002; produced by Florent Milesi and Daoud Wahab, AINA (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2004), 51 mins
‘My name is Mary and I live in Kabul. I was born during the war, and I grew up during the war’. Mary is a beautiful young Afghan woman who wanted to become a doctor. She leapt at the chance to start medical school. But after one term Mary leaves Kabul university after suffering discrimination because of her se...
directed by Polly Hyman, fl. 2004 and Mary Ayubi, fl. 2002; produced by Florent Milesi and Daoud Wahab, AINA (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2004), 51 mins
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Under the Willow Tree: Pioneer Chinese Women in Canada
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directed by Dora Nipp, fl. 1997; produced by Margaret Wong, fl. 1978-1997, National Film Board of Canada (New York, NY: National Film Board of Canada, 1999), 4 hours 3 mins
In 1860, the first Chinese women landed in British Columbia, beginning a trickle of immigration despite a policy of excluding Asian females. While the New World used Chinese men to build the railroads, they were not encouraged to increase and multiply here. Under the Willow Tree tells a remarkable tale of courageo...
directed by Dora Nipp, fl. 1997; produced by Margaret Wong, fl. 1978-1997, National Film Board of Canada (New York, NY: National Film Board of Canada, 1999), 4 hours 3 mins
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The Willmar 8
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directed by Lee Grant, 1927-; produced by Mary Beth Yarrow, fl. 1980, Julie Thompson, fl. 1980 and Lee Grant, 1927-, G. T. Y. Productions (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 1980), 51 mins
The Willmar 8 is Academy Award winner Lee Grant's documentary about working women which has been featured on the front page of The Wall Street Journal, excerpted on 60 Minutes, and was broadcast nationally by PBS. The film tells the story of eight unassuming, apolitical women in America's heartland--Willmar, Minne...
directed by Lee Grant, 1927-; produced by Mary Beth Yarrow, fl. 1980, Julie Thompson, fl. 1980 and Lee Grant, 1927-, G. T. Y. Productions (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 1980), 51 mins
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