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9 to 5 No Longer
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produced by Persephone Productions (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2007), 57 mins
A demographic change is affecting all Americans wherever they work and live: the rise of the flexible workforce. The global economy, increasing numbers of two-income families and the need for businesses to retain talent both in the executive suite and among low-paid workers are all having an impact on the way we w...
produced by Persephone Productions (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2007), 57 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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We'll Meet Again, Season 2, Episode 6, The Fight for Women's Rights
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directed by Rachel Tracy, fl. 2008; produced by Rachel Tracy, fl. 2008, Blink Films; interview by Ann Curry, 1956-, in We'll Meet Again, Season 2, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
Join Ann Curry as two women search for friends and colleagues who forged a path for equal rights. One of the first female commercial pilots wants to thank her mentor, and an advocate hopes to find the woman who inspired her to join a movement.
directed by Rachel Tracy, fl. 2008; produced by Rachel Tracy, fl. 2008, Blink Films; interview by Ann Curry, 1956-, in We'll Meet Again, Season 2, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
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Frontline, Opium Brides (Newsmagazine #2)
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produced by Jamie Doran, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2011), 56 mins
Award-winning Afghan journalist Najibullah Quraishi reports on the harrowing story of families torn apart and the collateral damage of the counter-narcotics effort in Afghanistan.
produced by Jamie Doran, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2011), 56 mins
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A Girl's Life with Rachel Simmons
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produced by Powderhouse Productions, Inc. (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2009), 56 mins
Researcher and author Rachel Simmons examines the challenges facing young women as they surf the waves of 21st century adolescence. Simmons interviews parents, psychologists, teachers, and social workers who are helping nurture girls into capable, resilient adults. She also talks with four very special girls who t...
produced by Powderhouse Productions, Inc. (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2009), 56 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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Breaking Big, Episode 3, Danai Gurira
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presented by Carlos Watson, 1969-; produced by Kenita Nichols, fl. 2014, OZY Media Productions and Calico, in Breaking Big, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 26 mins
Zimbabwe-native Danai Gurira yearned to bring African faces and voices to Broadway through her plays. But how did this Tony Award nominated writer make the leap from dramatic story teller to Hollywood superstar with starring roles on mega-hits like “The Walking Dead” and “Black Panther”?
presented by Carlos Watson, 1969-; produced by Kenita Nichols, fl. 2014, OZY Media Productions and Calico, in Breaking Big, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 26 mins
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Breaking Big, Episode 12, Carmen Yulin Cruz
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presented by Carlos Watson, 1969-; produced by Kenita Nichols, fl. 2014, Calico and OZY Media Productions, in Breaking Big, Episode 12 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 26 mins
No one looks for a disaster to cement their own legacy. But when Puerto Rico was slammed by a catastrophic hurricane and the U.S. Government was slow to respond, Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz of San Juan stood up and fought back. Watch as she goes from humble civic leader to become the heroic voice of her struggling is...
presented by Carlos Watson, 1969-; produced by Kenita Nichols, fl. 2014, Calico and OZY Media Productions, in Breaking Big, Episode 12 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 26 mins
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Frontline, Kind Hearted Woman: Part 1
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directed by David Sutherland, fl. 1984-2014; produced by David Sutherland, fl. 1984-2014, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 1 hour 51 mins
In a special two-part series, acclaimed filmmaker David Sutherland (The Farmer's Wife, Country Boys) creates an unforgettable portrait of Robin Charboneau, a 32-year-old divorced single mother and Oglala Sioux woman living on North Dakota's Spirit Lake Reservation. Sutherland follows Robin over three years as she...
directed by David Sutherland, fl. 1984-2014; produced by David Sutherland, fl. 1984-2014, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 1 hour 51 mins
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