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Newsreel, Newsreel 22, Up Against the Wall, Ms. America  (Newsreel #22)
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in Newsreel, Newsreel 22 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1968), 6 mins
"Here she comes…" At the 1968 Miss America pageant, demonstrators introduced a sheep as the appropriate winner. This entertaining short film shows how Women's Liberation activists used guerrilla theater to raise awareness of what Miss America really represents. The film was widely screened by the second wave wom...
in Newsreel, Newsreel 22 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1968), 6 mins
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To Love, Honor & Obey
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directed by Christine Choy, 1953- (Third World Newsreel), 53 mins
This film explores the social, psychological and cultural factors that contribute to violence against women regardless of ethnicity or economic background. Survivors, safe house administrators, counselors, police officers, and male abusers in counseling explore the many factors that contribute to the pervasiveness...
directed by Christine Choy, 1953- (Third World Newsreel), 53 mins
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Bodily Functions
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directed by Lisa Marie Bronson and Jocelyn Taylor; produced by Jocelyn Taylor (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1995), 13 mins
Exploring the notions of body image and sexual expression as they intersect with family and society, this short interweaves three narratives: first, a "naked fugitive on the loose" as she runs, walks and leaves traces of her "alien" existence throughout
directed by Lisa Marie Bronson and Jocelyn Taylor; produced by Jocelyn Taylor (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1995), 13 mins
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The Cinematic Jazz of Julie Dash
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directed by Yvonne Welbon, fl. 1999; produced by Yvonne Welbon, fl. 1999, Our Film Works (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1992), 27 mins
This is an in-depth interview with filmmaker Julie Dash, whose first feature film, DAUGHTERS OF THE DUST, has become a critical and word-of-mouth sensation since its release in the Winter of 1992.
directed by Yvonne Welbon, fl. 1999; produced by Yvonne Welbon, fl. 1999, Our Film Works (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1992), 27 mins
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Newsreel, She Is Beautiful When She's Angry (Newsreel #48)
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produced by Third World Newsreel, in Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1969), 17 mins
This film documents a play given at the March 28th, 1969 abortion rally by some very angry women. A beauty contestant is primed by her mother, her teacher, her boyfriend, an ad man, and a capitalist for the roles she must fulfill to be a successful winner.
produced by Third World Newsreel, in Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1969), 17 mins
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The Women Outside: Korean Women and the U.S. Military
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directed by Hye Jung Park, fl. 1995 and J.T. Takagi, fl. 1986; produced by Third World Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1995), 53 mins
Documenting the lives of women who work in the South Korean military brothels and clubs where over 27,000 women "service" the 37,000 American soldiers stationed in the most militarized region of the world, The Women Outside follows their provocative journey from the outskirts of Seoul to the inner cities of Americ...
directed by Hye Jung Park, fl. 1995 and J.T. Takagi, fl. 1986; produced by Third World Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1995), 53 mins
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Frankie & Jocie
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directed by Jocelyn Taylor; produced by Jocelyn Taylor (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1994), 20 mins
Examining the relationships between brother and sister, hetero and queer, male and female, this video weaves a provocative discussion between a Black lesbian and her straight brother. In an eloquent examination of desire and denial, Jocie attempts to make
directed by Jocelyn Taylor; produced by Jocelyn Taylor (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1994), 20 mins
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Hatch-Billops Collection, Suzanne, Suzanne
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directed by Camille Billops, 1933- and James Hatch, in Hatch-Billops Collection (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1982), 26 mins
This poignant documentary profiles a young black woman's struggle to confront the legacy of a physically abusive father and her headlong flight into drug abuse. Suzanne, after years of physical and psychological abuse, is compelled to understand her father's violence and her mother's passive complicity, who suffer...
directed by Camille Billops, 1933- and James Hatch, in Hatch-Billops Collection (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1982), 26 mins
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Newsreel, Newsreel 55, The Woman's Film  (Newsreel #55)
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produced by Third World Newsreel, in Newsreel, Newsreel 55 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1971), 42 mins
Produced collectively by women, this documentary is a valuable historical document of the origins of the modern women's movement in the United States. The film delves into the lives of ordinary women from different races, educational levels and class Filmed mostly in small consciousness-raising groups, from which...
produced by Third World Newsreel, in Newsreel, Newsreel 55 (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1971), 42 mins
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Newsreel, Janie's Janie
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directed by Geri Ashur, fl. 1970; produced by Newsreel Collective, in Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1971), 18 mins
Produced by The Newsreel collective, JANIE'S JANIE is an extraordinary document of the early 1970's women's movement. In this personal documentary, Jane Giese, a working class woman in Newark, comes to realize that she has to take control of her own life after years of physical and mental abuse. As Janie says, "Fi...
directed by Geri Ashur, fl. 1970; produced by Newsreel Collective, in Newsreel (New York, NY: Third World Newsreel, 1971), 18 mins
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