Black Girl in Suburbia
A film by Melissa Lowery, 2016, 54 min., Color
What happens when a child grows up as the only black girl in town? For many black girls raised in the suburbs, the experiences of going to school, pla...
Faces of Harrassment
A film by Paula Sacchetta, 2016, 82 min., Color
FACES OF HARASSMENT is an experiment in storytelling about trauma. When the hashtag #MyFirstHarassment swept across Brazil, it showed not only the wid...
Footprint: Population, Consumption and Sustainability
A film by Valentina Canavesio, 2016, 82 min., Color
FOOTPRINT takes a dizzying spin around the globe, witnessing population explosions, overconsumption, limited resources, and expert testimony as to wha...
Girl From God’s Country: The History of Women in Film and Other War Stories
A film by Karen Day, 2016, 66 min., Color
GIRL FROM GOD'S COUNTRY is the untold story of the first female independent filmmaker and action-adventure heroine, Nell Shipman (1892-1970), who left...
A film by Mylčne Sauloy, 2016, 53 min., Color
As the forces of ISIS and Assad tear through villages and society in Syria and Northern Iraq, a group of brave and idealistic women are taking up arms...
Great Unsung Women of Computing: The Computers, The Coders and The Future Makers
A 3-part series by Kathy Kleiman, Jon Palfreman and Kate McMahon, 2016, 48 min., Color
In the United States, women are vastly underrepresented in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) fields, holding under 25% of STEM jobs and a...
Heather Booth: Changing the World
A film by Lilly Rivlin, 2016, 62 min., Color/BW
Heather Booth is the most influential person you never heard of. The newest film by critically acclaimed filmmaker Lilly Rivlin, HEATHER BOOTH: CHANGI...
Inside the Chinese Closet
A film by Sophia Luvarŕ, 2016, 70 min., Color
The complexities of gay life in modern China collide at the event where Andy and Cherry first meet—a “fake marriage fair” in Shanghai, where a new, co...
Men: A Love Story
A film by Mimi Chakarova, 2016, 80 min., Color
After spending nearly a decade as a journalist documenting young women sold as slaves into the sex trade, award winning filmmaker Mimi Chakarova (
A film by Joanna Sokolowski and Kate Trumbull-LaValle, 2016, 72 min., Color
Riding at night through streets deemed dangerous in Eastside Los Angeles, the Ovarian Psycos use their bicycles to confront the violence in their live...
The Passionate Pursuits of Angela Bowen
A film by Jennifer Abod, 2016, 73 min., Color
An inspiring film by award winning documentary filmmaker Jennifer Abod, PhD (THE EDGE OF EAC...
A film by Kathleen Foster, 2016, 52 min., Color
Profiled knits the stories of mothers of Black and Latin youth murdered by the NYPD into a powerful indictment of racial profiling and police brutalit...
The Revival: Women and the Word
A film by Sekiya Dorsett, 2016, 82 min., Color
THE REVIVAL: WOMEN AND THE WORD chronicles the US tour of a group of Black lesbian poets and musicians, who become present-day stewards of a historica...
A Revolution in Four Seasons
A film by Jessie Deeter, 2016, 90 min., Color
The Tunisian Revolution sparked the Arab Spring. But revolution was the easy part—as two women learned on the journey from protest to functioning gove...
A film by Olga Delane, 2016, 82 min., Color
In rural Siberia, romantic expectations are traditional and practical. The man is the head of the household. The woman takes care of the housekeeping ...
What Happened to Her
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A film by Kristy Guevara-Flanagan, 2016, 15 min., Color
WHAT HAPPENED TO HER is a forensic exploration of our cultural obsession with images of the dead woman on screen. Interspersing found footage from fil...