With a Vengeance
The Fight for Reproductive Freedom
1989 | 40 minutes | BW | 16mm/DVD | Order No. 99112
"Prophetic and powerful, Hiris' mix of the political, historical and personal side of abortion makes for an important and arresting statement. Watch, remember and act!"
"The sheer energy that the film radiates makes it inspiring and thought-provoking."
SCREENING HIGHLIGHTS AND AWARDS
- Rotterdam Film Festival
- San Francisco Women's Film Festival
Lori Hiris lives in Manhattan, Montana. She and her wife Ninia Baehr stay active in the community a with radio show called Body Politic, a show about how what we do with our bodies, and what happens to our bodies effects our life experiences, aired once a month on KGVM 95.9 FM in Bozeman Montana.
Lori's short films have screened nationally and internationally and some are distributed by the Canadian Filmmakers Distribution Company, including Cross Examination a short film on the Clarence Thomas/ Anita Hill hearings which premiered at the New York Film Festival in 1994. Her more recent work is hand-drawn charcoal animations on paper, shot on 16mm film and documented in digital video.