Laurie Kahn’s first film, A MIDWIFE’S TALE was based on the 18th century diary of midwife Martha Ballard and Laurel Ulrich’s Pulitzer Prize-winning book of the same name. It won film festival awards and a national Emmy for Outstanding Non-Fiction. Her film TUPPERWARE! was broadcast in more than 20 countries, won the George Foster Peabody Award, and was nominated for a national Best Nonfiction Director Emmy. Before starting her own production company, Kahn worked on Eyes on the Prize: America’s Civil Rights Years, The American Experience, Frontline's "Crisis in Central America," All Things Considered, and Time Out. She is a resident scholar at Brandeis University's Women’s Studies Research Center. (9/15)
Love Between the Covers
A film by Laurie Kahn, 2015, 86 min., Color
LOVE BETWEEN THE COVERS was selected as the #1 choice of all 2015 videos by the American Library Association's Booklist Review.