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The Breast Archives
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(New York, NY: First Run Features, 2018), 55 mins
Real women reveal their breasts and uncover personal truths in this gently provocative documentary exploring embodiment, womanhood, and the power of being seen.The Breast Archives uncovers nine women's personal stories of empowerment. Baring their breasts and their hearts, the women share the unique journeys they'...
(New York, NY: First Run Features, 2018), 55 mins
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Altina
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directed by Peter Sanders, 1969-; produced by Victoria Sanders, fl. 2014 and Peter Sanders, 1969-, Victoria Sanders Film Partners (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2014), 1 hour 20 mins
Altina is the provocative portrait of an American trendsetter whose free spirit defied convention. A woman ahead of her time, Altina Schinasi was born in 1907 in New York City; the daughter of a tobacco tycoon and decedent of Sephardic Jews, she upended the expectations that accompanied her position. Altina was a...
directed by Peter Sanders, 1969-; produced by Victoria Sanders, fl. 2014 and Peter Sanders, 1969-, Victoria Sanders Film Partners (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2014), 1 hour 20 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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Making Grace
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directed by Catherine Gund, 1965-; produced by Catherine Gund, 1965- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2004), 1 hour 27 mins
Ann Krsul and Leslie Sullivan want to be mothers - together. They complement one another perfectly: Ann's analytical and worrying nature balanced by Leslie's more instinctive and soothing demeanor. Together, they discover the process of creating a family -- from selecting a sperm donor and determining who will wor...
directed by Catherine Gund, 1965-; produced by Catherine Gund, 1965- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2004), 1 hour 27 mins
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Half the Road: The Passion, Pitfalls and Power of Women's Professional Cycling
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directed by Kathryn Bertine, fl. 2014; produced by Kathryn Bertine, fl. 2014, Bertine Enterprises and Springwood Productions (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2014), 1 hour 47 mins
Directed by pro cyclist Kathryn Bertine, Half the Road explores the world of women's professional cycling, focusing on both the love of sport and the pressing issues of inequality that modern-day female athletes face in male dominated sports.
directed by Kathryn Bertine, fl. 2014; produced by Kathryn Bertine, fl. 2014, Bertine Enterprises and Springwood Productions (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2014), 1 hour 47 mins
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Maiko
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(New York, NY: First Run Features, 2015), 1 hour 10 mins
Maiko's destiny was decided before she was born. Her name Maiko means dancing child. Her mother, the driving force behind her career, sold their house and car to send 14 year old Maiko to the most prestigious dancing schools in Europe. She knew she couldn't return to Japan as a failure. Today Maiko is 32 on top of...
(New York, NY: First Run Features, 2015), 1 hour 10 mins
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