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American Masters, Billie Jean King
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directed by James Erskine, fl. 1994; produced by Victoria Gregory and James Erskine, fl. 1994, New Black Films, Media Squared Films PLC and THIRTEEN American Masters, in American Masters (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 1 hour 24 mins
Forty years after the Billie Jean King vs. Bobby Riggs “Battle of the Sexes” tennis match, King presents her own story, with perspective from Rosie Casals, Chris Evert, Venus Williams, Gloria Steinem, Riggs' son Larry and others.
directed by James Erskine, fl. 1994; produced by Victoria Gregory and James Erskine, fl. 1994, New Black Films, Media Squared Films PLC and THIRTEEN American Masters, in American Masters (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 1 hour 24 mins
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Frontline, Sex Trafficking in America
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directed by Jezza Neumann, 1968-; produced by Lauren Mucciolo, fl. 2005-2015, Frontline (Television program), in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 53 mins
Exposing the hidden reality of sex trafficking, inside a police unit and a victim’s harrowing story. Filmed over three years, a look at how victims are groomed and sold and innovative ways undercover police target traffickers and buyers.
directed by Jezza Neumann, 1968-; produced by Lauren Mucciolo, fl. 2005-2015, Frontline (Television program), in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 53 mins
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If Everyone Knew
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directed by Imogen Harrison, fl. 2018; produced by Alice Popplewell, fl. 2021, Article 1 Production (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 24 mins
One in four pregnancies ends in miscarriage, but many women feel ashamed to speak about it. If Everyone Knew documents three women’s journeys with baby loss. They tell their personal stories to encourage wider understanding and acceptance.
directed by Imogen Harrison, fl. 2018; produced by Alice Popplewell, fl. 2021, Article 1 Production (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 24 mins
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#MeToo, Now What?, Season 1, Episode 1, The Reckoning
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presented by Zainab Salbi, 1969-; produced by Titi Yu, fl. 2004 and Colleen Dunnegan, fl. 2018, Public Square Media and Women in the World Media, in #MeToo, Now What?, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 27 mins
The reckoning has begun. Women have broken their silence and the world is finally listening. To have this moment be a transformative movement in American history, we examine the pain behind the anger, why it took so long for women to speak out, and the price women paid when they "Leaned In" and spoke up. Today we...
presented by Zainab Salbi, 1969-; produced by Titi Yu, fl. 2004 and Colleen Dunnegan, fl. 2018, Public Square Media and Women in the World Media, in #MeToo, Now What?, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 27 mins
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POV, What I Want My Words to Do to You
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produced by Borrowed Light LLC, in POV (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003), 1 hour 20 mins
Playwright Eve Ensler guides viewers into the hearts of female prisoners in unique performances by Mary Alice, Glenn Close, Hazelle Goodman, Rosie Perez, and Marisa Tomei. An outgrowth of Ensler's workshop at Bedford Hills Correctional Center, WHAT I WANT MY WORDS TO DO TO YOU is a no-holds-barred revelation of te...
produced by Borrowed Light LLC, in POV (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003), 1 hour 20 mins
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American Experience, Season 33, Episode 6, Sandra Day O'Connor: The First
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directed by Michelle Ferrari, fl. 1998; produced by Michelle Ferrari, fl. 1998 and Connie Honeycutt, fl. 2011, 42nd Parallel Films and WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 33, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 52 mins
For 191 years the U.S. Supreme Court was populated only by men. When Ronald Reagan nominated Sandra Day O’Connor as the first female justice in 1981, the announcement dominated the news. A pioneer who both reflected and shaped an era, in her 25 years as justice she was the swing vote in cases about some of the 2...
directed by Michelle Ferrari, fl. 1998; produced by Michelle Ferrari, fl. 1998 and Connie Honeycutt, fl. 2011, 42nd Parallel Films and WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 33, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 52 mins
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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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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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Frontline, Season 2019 Episode 17, For Sama
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directed by Edward Watts, fl. 2007-2016 and Waad Al-Kateab, fl. 2019; produced by Waad Al-Kateab, fl. 2019, Frontline Films, ITN Productions and Channel Four Television, in Frontline, Season 2019 Episode 17 (Boston, MA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 36 mins
The astonishing personal story of a young Syrian mother’s perseverance through the siege of Aleppo. Told as a love letter from a mother to her daughter, the film explores the dilemma of whether to abandon Aleppo and the fight for freedom.
directed by Edward Watts, fl. 2007-2016 and Waad Al-Kateab, fl. 2019; produced by Waad Al-Kateab, fl. 2019, Frontline Films, ITN Productions and Channel Four Television, in Frontline, Season 2019 Episode 17 (Boston, MA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 36 mins
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Weekends with Yankee, Episode 3, Trails and Sails
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presented by Ian Aldrich, fl. 2000, Richard Wiese, 1959- and Amy Traverso, fl. 2017; produced by Lea Furutani, fl. 2009, WGBH Educational Foundation, in Weekends with Yankee, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 23 mins
Amy Traverso is in the White Mountains, embarking on an inn-to-inn cookie tour. Then Ian Aldrich meets up with endurance athlete Mirna Valerio, a Black, plus-sized Brooklynite who found her community in Vermont, for a hike on one of her favorite trails. And Richard Wiese is in Portland, Maine, to discover how Sea...
presented by Ian Aldrich, fl. 2000, Richard Wiese, 1959- and Amy Traverso, fl. 2017; produced by Lea Furutani, fl. 2009, WGBH Educational Foundation, in Weekends with Yankee, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 23 mins
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