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Gaea Girls
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directed by Jano Williams and Kim Longinotto, 1952-; produced by Under the Sun (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002), 53 mins
Every Spring in Japan, young people have to decide their future. Many young girls are are setting their sights on a gutsy future - professional wrestling. Gaea is one such company that rears young wrestling hopefuls. The girls are expected to go through a grueling year's initiation, where they will have to underg...
directed by Jano Williams and Kim Longinotto, 1952-; produced by Under the Sun (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002), 53 mins
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Gaea Girls, Part 2
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directed by Jano Williams and Kim Longinotto, 1952-; produced by Under the Sun (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002), 50 mins
Every Spring in Japan, young people have to decide their future. Many young girls are are setting their sights on a gutsy future - professional wrestling. Gaea is one such company that rears young wrestling hopefuls. The girls are expected to go through a grueling year's initiation, where they will have to underg...
directed by Jano Williams and Kim Longinotto, 1952-; produced by Under the Sun (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002), 50 mins
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Her Story: The Female Revolution, Episode 4, Women and Work
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directed by Harriet Shawcross, fl. 2011-2013; produced by Harriet Shawcross, fl. 2011-2013, J. Walter Thompson (Company) and Films of Record, in Her Story: The Female Revolution, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 47 mins

Over the past few decades, life for many women across the globe has changed beyond all recognition. This fascinating series explores how, from the highest echelons of society, to the lowest rungs of the global ladder, a quiet revolution has been taking place. Women today have the power of self-determination; the a...

directed by Harriet Shawcross, fl. 2011-2013; produced by Harriet Shawcross, fl. 2011-2013, J. Walter Thompson (Company) and Films of Record, in Her Story: The Female Revolution, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 47 mins
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Muslim Beauty Pageant and Me
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directed by Fiona Blair, fl. 2004-2015; presented by Dina Torkia, 1989-; produced by Fiona Blair, fl. 2004-2015, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 1 hour
Miss World is a competition known for glamorous girls and bikini modelling. But today there is an alternative version aimed at finding positive role models for women in the Muslim world - World Muslimah. This global pageant aims to promote modesty and Islamic values and attracts competitors from Iran, USA, Afghani...
directed by Fiona Blair, fl. 2004-2015; presented by Dina Torkia, 1989-; produced by Fiona Blair, fl. 2004-2015, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 1 hour
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The Story Of Fertility
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directed by Anna Keel, fl. 2006; presented by Alex Jones, 1977-; produced by Anna Keel, fl. 2006, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 49 mins
As she approaches her 40s, recently married presenter Alex Jones goes on a very personal journey – to discover the truth about a topic that affects countless women. This film tackles many common myths, explaining how the so-called ‘fertility cliff’ at age 35 is based on statistics from 1700s France, and reve...
directed by Anna Keel, fl. 2006; presented by Alex Jones, 1977-; produced by Anna Keel, fl. 2006, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 49 mins
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Trouble with Working Women, Episode 1, Why Can't a Woman Succeed Like a Man?
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directed by Ben Steele, fl. 2001-2015; presented by Justin Rowlatt, 1966- and Sophie Raworth, 1968-; produced by Ben Steele, fl. 2001-2015, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Trouble with Working Women, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 1 hour

The first of two provocative programmes presented by newsreader and mum-of-three Sophie Raworth, and reporter and father-of-three Justin Rowlatt.

In a competitive mood from the off, Justin and Sophie explore the thorny issue of what we really think of women at work. Why is it that men still dominate the top jobs?...

directed by Ben Steele, fl. 2001-2015; presented by Justin Rowlatt, 1966- and Sophie Raworth, 1968-; produced by Ben Steele, fl. 2001-2015, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Trouble with Working Women, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 1 hour
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Wide World, Mail Order Brides
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produced by Sue Bourne, fl. 1990, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Wide World (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987), 51 mins
Report on British men who choose wives from catalogs of Filipino women they fly to the Philippines to meet them.
produced by Sue Bourne, fl. 1990, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Wide World (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987), 51 mins
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Afghan Ladies' Driving School
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directed by Sean Langan, fl. 2006; produced by Ben Rumney, fl. 2006 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2006), 59 mins
Mr Mamozai's Driving School is the first driving school in Kabul to teach both men and women how to drive. And probably the only driving school for women in the world that is run by men who don't really think women should drive at all. But then the driving instructors at Mr Mamozai's are all ex-Taliban, so clearly...
directed by Sean Langan, fl. 2006; produced by Ben Rumney, fl. 2006 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2006), 59 mins
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Having It All, Series 1, Episode 1, Late Arrivals
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directed by Amanda Richardson, fl. 2007; produced by Amanda Richardson, fl. 2007, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Having It All, Series 1, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 48 mins
This documentary, directed and produced by Amanda Richardson, features several women who are in different relationships and are now thinking about having children.
directed by Amanda Richardson, fl. 2007; produced by Amanda Richardson, fl. 2007, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Having It All, Series 1, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 48 mins
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Her Story: The Female Revolution, Episode 1, Leadership
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produced by J. Walter Thompson (Company) and Films of Record, in Her Story: The Female Revolution, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 48 mins

Over the past few decades, life for many women across the globe has changed beyond all recognition. This fascinating series explores how, from the highest echelons of society, to the lowest rungs of the global ladder, a quiet revolution has been taking place. Women today have the power of self-determination; the a...

produced by J. Walter Thompson (Company) and Films of Record, in Her Story: The Female Revolution, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 48 mins
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