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Special Offer: SAVE 50% on Select Titles with Purchase of LIVING THINKERS
Special offer on Remastered ILLUSIONS and JURY OF HER PEERS
Special Offer! 50% Off Indigenous People Collection
Discount on 11 Films Reviewed in Films for the Feminist Classroom
Special Discount on 2014 Releases!
Special Offer! Any Title for $99 in WMM's Israeli/Palestinian Conflict Collection
Special Offer: Mulberry Child: China & The Cultural Revolution

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NYC Customers: Save 50% on Any Film in the WMM Collection
Replace Your VHS Copies with DVD
Save up to 65% with Special Collections

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LIVING THINKERS

Special Offer: SAVE 50% on Select Titles with Purchase of LIVING THINKERS

LIVING THINKERS: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF BLACK WOMEN IN THE IVORY TOWER examines the intersection of race, class and gender for Black women professors and administrators working in U.S. colleges and universities today. Though more than 100 years have passed since the doors to higher education opened for Black women, their numbers as faculty members are woefully low and for many still, the image of Black women as intellectuals is incomprehensible. And while overtly expressed racism, sexism and discrimination have declined, their presence is often still often unacknowledged.

Through frank and sometimes humorous conversations, this documentary interrogates notions of education for girls and women and the stereotypes and traditions that affect the status of Black women both in and out of the Academy. 

Special Offer - In light of the recent events in Ferguson, MO and elsewhere in the country, we are highlighting some of our best titles on race, gender and class in America from our collection. Get 50% off select titles when you purchase LIVING THINKERS at list price. Details.

Illusions

Special Offer on Remastered ILLUSIONS and A JURY OF HER PEERS

From Julie Dash, director of the critically acclaimed DAUGHTERS OF THE DUST comes this highly anticipated re-release of ILLUSIONS. Now you can enjoy, and teach, this film at the best quality. Perfect for institutions & libraries focused on cinema studies, African American Studies, and film history. 

The time is 1942, a year after Pearl Harbor; the place is National Studios, a fictitious Hollywood motion picture studio. Mignon Duprée, a Black woman studio executive who appears to be white and Ester Jeeter, an African American woman who is the singing voice for a white Hollywood star are forced to come to grips with a society that perpetuates false images as status quo. This highly-acclaimed drama by one of the leading African American women directors follows Mignon's dilemma, Ester's struggle and the use of cinema in wartime Hollywood: three illusions in conflict with reality. 

Special Offer! purchase both remastered editions of ILLUSIONS and Sally Heckel's classic A JURY OF HER PEERS and get 25% off your entire order. Learn more.

Offer expires November 1, 2014.  


Native Eyes Collection

Special Offer! 50% Off Indigenous People Collection

In honor of the International Day of the World's Indigenous People, we are offering 50% off any title in our "Through Native Eyes" collection.* These are diverse, dynamic, essential native visions, straight from the cameras of some of today's most compelling women directors. 

This powerful collection of native voices features 2012 New Release APACHE 8, about an all-female firefighting unit that has protected their reservation from fire and responded to wildfires around the nation, to TOXIC TRESPASS, which covers environmental racism impacting native communities, and MOHAWK GIRLS, a coming of age identity film by the acclaimed Mohawk director, Tracey Deer. To see the entire "Through Native Eyes" collection, click here

*Enter code LAHAINE14 to apply your discount. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Other exceptions may apply. 


Price of Sex

Discount on 11 Films Reviewed in Films for the Feminist Classroom

We are happy to announce that eleven Women Make Movies films are reviewed in the latest issue of Feminist Films for the Classroom! To celebrate, we are offering an incredible discount: any film included in this issue at 50% off! 

This amazing collection of WMM films reviewed cover a various array of issues from the women's movement in Islamic culture, to a transnational perspective on sex trafficking, to media representation of young girls and women, to music and social change. Each review outlines how the films can be used as tools to teach the subject in the feminist classroom. 

View titles and learn more about how to take advantage of this special offer!

Offer expires October 15, 2014. 

 

2014 Catalog

Special Discount on 2014 Releases!

This summer we are excited to announce an exclusive, never before seen offer on 2014 new releases: 15% off any film in the 2014 New Release Catalog to schools K-12, public libraries and community organizations! Take advantage of this very special discount, only offered for a limited time.*

For 2014, WMM brings you a diverse and powerful collection of films from filmmakers around the globe! Some highlights include 2013 Academy Award® nominee for Best Short Documentary, KINGS POINT, a bittersweet look at aging in America; I AM A GIRL, an inspirational exploration of what it means to grow up female in the 21st century; THE SUPREME PRICE, a riveting political thriller about human rights in Nigeria; and a new collection of films chronicling often unheard angles from the 1960's and 70's during the Second Wave of the Women's Movement including FEMINIST: Stories from Women's Liberation and REFLECTIONS UNHEARD: Black Women in Civil Rights. The films in our new collection make for a perfect addition to your library, organization or school curriculum! 
 
See all 2014 New Releases here, or download the digital catalog. Using a mobile device? Click here to download a PDF.
 
*During checkout enter promo code CATLC2014 to apply your discount.  Other exceptions may apply. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Offer expires October 15, 2014. 

DERBY CRAZY LOVE

Special Offer! Any Title for $99 in WMM's Israeli/Palestinian Conflict Collection

In light of the recent military escalation and broken cease-fire negotiations in Israel & Palestine, we are offering the titles in our Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: New Perspectives Collection at $99 each, because it is important that the perspectives often not covered in the mainstream media are heard. This powerful and poignant collection offers insight into women's lives in the region with honesty and humanity.  Learn how to order.

Offer expires 9/30/2014. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Other restrictions may apply.

 

DERBY CRAZY LOVE

Special Offer: MULBERRY CHILD: China & The Cultural Revolution

Winner of the Spirit of Freedom Documentary category at the Bahamas International Film Festival, MULBERRY CHILD is an adaptation to Jian Ping's book, Mulberry Child: A Memoir of China. Ping's memoir tells the tale of her experiences growing up in China during the Cultural Revolution. Written to bridge a growing emotional and cultural disconnect between Jian and her thoroughly Americanized daughter Lisa, the book recounts their family's journey of survival, from persecution and banishment to political rehabilitation, and its profound effects on Jian. 

To celebrate this new release, WMM is offering a 50% discount off any title in our Asian & Asian American Studies Collection when you purchase MULBERRY CHILD at list price! Get details.

Offer expires 9/15/2014. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Other restrictions may apply.

 

 

Ongoing Offers

 

 

NYC Customers- Save 50% on any Film in the WMM Collection

Thanks to generous support from the NY Department of Cultural Affairs, WMM has launched The New York City Cultural and Community Discount Program, and is pleased to offer 50% off rentals or sales of WMM films to NYC non-profit groups in the five boroughs. Cultural organizations can apply the discount to rentals while community-based groups, public libraries and K-12 schools can receive an additional 50% off the already discounted community sale price (sorry, the offer does not apply to colleges and universities).

Take advantage of this special offer! Email orders@wmm.com or call 212.925.0606 x360 and mention promo code DCA12.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Replace Your VHS Copies with DVD

Ready to change those VHS tapes over to DVDs? WMM is offering you the chance to upgrade any VHS films purchased from WMM to DVDs at only 50% off the list price of the film. Contact orders@wmm.com or call 212-925-0606 x360 and mention promo code VHSDVDW13.  See select films new on DVD.

 

 

 

 

 

Save up to 65% with Special Collections

WMM's timely Special Collections cover a wide range of issues and bring depth and unique content to your library. Buy 5 films for just $495. More.

 


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