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Jane: An Abortion Service - The Underground Abortion Service
... This fascinating political look at a little-known chapter in women's history tells the story of "Jane", the Chicago-based women's health group who performed...
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Step by Step - Building a Feminist Movement
...record. It is thoroughly wonderful." - Mary Ruthsdotter, National Women's History Project ...
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Quilts in Women’s Lives
...used by folklorists, anthropologists and historians of art and women's history that presents the lives, art, work and philosophy of seven ordinary women...
The Girls in the Band - Female Jazz Musicians
...GIRLS IN THE BAND is the perfect film to highlight Women's History Month, African American History Month, and Jazz Appreciation Month! "THE GIRLS IN THE...
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Freedom for Birth - Women's Rights in Childbirth
Featuring a who's who of world class experts, Freedom For Birth is a 58 minute documentary looking at the issue of women's rights in childbirth. In many countries around the world, women are being denied the most basic human right…
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Birthright: A War Story - The War on Women’s Reproductive Health
This is the real-life version of "The Handmaid's Tale." In America today, a radical movement has tightened its grip on state power, seeking to control whether and how women bear children. In this crusade, pregnant women are subject to state…
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The Gray Seasons - Saint Louis University Women's Basketball
...the program, Shimmy Gray-Miller, a young, dynamic coach with a personal history of playing and coaching success, is brought in to turn things around. She...
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Abused - Battered Woman’s Syndrome and Murder
ABUSED is an emotional roller coaster ride showing the legal system at work raising the question of how we treat women who kill men that have abused them. 19 year old Susan Greenberg pled guilty to killing her alleged "boyfriend"…
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Camp Beaverton: Meet the Beavers - A Women's Camp at Burning Man
Camp Beaverton: Meet the Beavers is a documentary film by Beth Nelsen and Ana Grillo, known on Playa respectively as Agent Nelsen and Ana Mission. Camp Beaverton is the only all-women, trans-inclusive, sex-positive camp at Burning Man to date. Burning…
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Hooligan Sparrow - A Champion for Girls' and Women's Rights in China
The danger is palpable as maverick activist Ye Haiyan (a.k.a Hooligan Sparrow) and her band of colleagues travel to Hainan Province in southern China to protest the case of six elementary school girls who were sexually abused by their principal.…
Burn the Ships - A Women's Softball Team that Refuses to Quit
Women's professional softball has spent decades fighting for survival, forcing the best players in the world to choose between their livelihood and their dreams. BURN THE SHIPS is the story of one woman and her team who sacrifice it all…
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Personal Gold - An Underdog Olympic Women's Cycling Team Story
Reed Albergotti (Wall Street Journal) is calling the film 'Miracle meets Moneyball' describing the behind-the-scenes experience of four underdog women cyclists who become America's hope for a medal at the 2012 London Olympics after the men's team is banned during…
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Women's Power - Female Leadership Around the World
...bold and creative women you always knew existed, who were kept out of the history books and off the TV screens. ...
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Women’s Rights in the Early Revolution
Episode 14 of Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon Course
Women had no official political role in the Old Regime, but the Revolution raised the question of women's rights and their place in the public sphere. Find out how two of the era's key feminists--Condorcet, a male mathematician, and Olympe…
Women's March - Women Protesting for Democracy and Human Rights
...nationally and globally to become the largest one-day protest in American history. Filmed on location in Boston, San Francisco, Oakland, Santa Rosa, and...
Woman's Representation In The Media
...field of women and media. The program focuses on four areas: the reclaimed history of women who created media, the media portrayal of women, women's inclusion...
Women's Work - An African American Dance Company
Urban Bush Women is an extraordinary dance/theatre company acclaimed for creating works that celebrate the heritage of African Americans. The company interacts with communities through workshops and performances. Using historic perspectives on dance, music, song and folklore, the company affirms…
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Feminism Inshallah - A History of Arab Feminism
The struggle for Muslim women's emancipation is often portrayed stereotypically as a showdown between Western and Islamic values, but Arab feminism has existed for more than a century. This groundbreaking documentary recounts Arab feminism's largely unknown story, from its taboo-shattering…
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Paris Was A Woman - A History of Female Artists in Paris
A film portrait of the creative community of women writers, artists, photographers and editors (including Colette, Djuna Barnes, Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas) who flocked to the Left Bank of Paris in the early decades of the 20th century.…
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Women First and Foremost - Influential Women throughout History
...generations of women to achieve their deserved place at the forefront of history. ...
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