Interviews with feminist leaders including Bell Hooks, Gloria Steinem, and Urvsahi Vaid are intercut with documentary sequences to explore the past and present status of the women's movement. Discussing the unique contributions of second wave feminism, they explore their racial, economic and ideological differences and shared vision of achieving equality for women. Introduces feminism's key themes while exposing the cultural fears underlying lesbian baiting, backlash, and political extremism.
Colbert, Laurie; Cardona, Dominique; Ontario Film Development Corporation
Women Make Movies (Firm)
Women's Studies; Women's Studies; Gender Studies; Feminism; Feminism -- Interviews
North America; United States; New York; New York
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- Physical Description
55 minutes; color
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Producer, Laurie Colbert ; directors, Dominique Cardona & Laurie Colbert ; produced with the participation of Ontario Film Development Corporation ... [et al.]. Features: Mary Becker, Urvashi Butalia, Bell Hooks, Judy Rebick, Ailbhe Smyth, Gloria Steinem, Urvashi Vaid.
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Filename: lms-090463; Fedora 2 PID: umd:74980; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/10086; Catalog Key: alephsys4077699; OCLC: ocn773278197
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