80 YEARS LATER
Through multigenerational conversations, 80 Years Later engages with the
racial inheritance of Japanese American family incarceration during World War II.
ESTHER NEWTON MADE ME GAY
A feature documentary about the pathbreaking cultural anthropologist, dog agility enthusiast, and iconic butch lesbian, Esther Newton.LEARN MORE
STORMING CAESARS PALACE
STORMING CAESARS PALACE chronicles the life of Ruby Duncan, an activist
who fights the welfare system and becomes a White House advisor.
This powerful, short documentary exposes the horrifying experience that incarcerated pregnant women endure
and documents Pamela Winn's mission to end shackling and ultimately prison birth.
Who is a woman and who gets to decide?LEARN MORE
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80 Years Later
Esther Newton Made Me Gay
What About China?
Behind the Rage
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A Woman on the Outside
Storming Caesars Palace
Dying to Divorce
Maestra and Maestras Voluntarias
Annah la Javanaise
Call Me Human
America's War on Abortion
Running with My Girls
Fannie Lou Hamer's America
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5 WMM Projects Selected To Receive Production Grants From The IDA Enterprise Documentary Fund!
We are happy to share that 5 of the 11 projects selected for IDA Enterprise Documentary Fund Production Grants are being made with the support of the WMM Production Assistance Program. Our filmmakers were chosen out of 371 applicants from various countries, making this an impressive achievement! The 2023 Women Make Movies IDA Enterprise Documentary...Read Post
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Cinema Eye Honors has officially announced the nominees for their 17th Annual Nonfiction Film Awards, and we are excited to report that ten WMM films and filmmakers received nominations! The following five WMM films were supported by our Production Assistance Program: GOING TO MARS: THE NIKKI GIOVANNI PROJECT directed by PA Program Alums Michèle Stephenson and Joe Brewster...Read Post
WMM Filmmakers Receive 2023 Chicken & Egg Research and Development Grants!
We are delighted to congratulate so many WMM filmmakers, alum, and those a part of our Production Assistance Program on the 2023 Chicken & Egg Pictures Research and Development Grant. Four projects from WMM filmmakers each received a $10,000 Research Grant. WMM filmmaker Erika Cohn, dir. of BELLY OF THE BEAST, received the grant...Read Post