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Bhutto: Democracy Was Her Greatest Revenge
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directed by Duane Baughman and Johnny O'Hara, fl. 2007; produced by Duane Baughman, Amy J. Berg, 1970-, Arleen Sorkin, 1955- and Mark Siegel, fl. 2010, Icon Television Music and Yellow Pad Productions (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2011), 1 hour 51 mins
The epic story of Benazir Bhutto, the first woman in history elected to lead a Muslim nation. A favored daughter of the family often called the “Kennedys of Pakistan,” Benazir was elected Prime Minister after her father was overthrown and executed by his own military. Her time in power saw acts of courage and...
directed by Duane Baughman and Johnny O'Hara, fl. 2007; produced by Duane Baughman, Amy J. Berg, 1970-, Arleen Sorkin, 1955- and Mark Siegel, fl. 2010, Icon Television Music and Yellow Pad Productions (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2011), 1 hour 51 mins
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Born in Flames
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directed by Lizzie Borden, 1958-; produced by Lizzie Borden, 1958- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 1983), 1 hour 20 mins
The movie that rocked the foundations of the early indie film world, this provocative, thrilling and still-relevant classic is a comic fantasy of female rebellion set in America ten years after the Second American Revolution. When Adelaide Norris, the black radical founder of the Woman’s Army, is mysteriously ki...
directed by Lizzie Borden, 1958-; produced by Lizzie Borden, 1958- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 1983), 1 hour 20 mins
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Into the Fire
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directed by Julia Newman; produced by Julia Newman (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2002), 58 mins
Spain, 1936: right-wing military officers led by General Franco (and supported by Hitler and Mussolini) attempt to overthrow the newly elected, democratic government. In response, nearly 80 American women joined the Good Fight- volunteering, in defiance of the US government, to help fight the Fascists in what woul...
directed by Julia Newman; produced by Julia Newman (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2002), 58 mins
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Maidentrip
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directed by Jillian Schlesinger, fl. 2013 (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2013), 1 hour 21 mins
In the wake of a battle with Dutch authorities that sparked a global media storm, 14-year-old Laura Dekker sets out - camera in hand - on a two-year voyage in pursuit of her dream to be the youngest person ever to sail around the world alone.
directed by Jillian Schlesinger, fl. 2013 (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2013), 1 hour 21 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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And Baby Makes Two
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directed by Judy Katz and Oren Rudavsky, 1957- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 1999), 1 hour 29 mins
Following a group of eight New York City women for over 2 years, this film tells their provocative and emotionally loaded story; a story of women who, earlier in life, had taken precaution to prevent pregnancy, and who now actively pursue it - without the help of a partner.
directed by Judy Katz and Oren Rudavsky, 1957- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 1999), 1 hour 29 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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