An extraordinarily powerful documentary, CALLING THE GHOSTS is the first-person account of two women caught in a war where rape was as much an everyday weapon as bullets or bombs. Jadranka Cigelj and Nusreta Sivac, childhood friends and lawyers, enjoyed the lives of "ordinary modern women" in Bosnia-Herzegovina until one day former neighbors became tormentors. Taken to the notorious Serb concentration camp of Omarska, the two women, like other Muslim and Croat women interned there, were…

An extraordinarily powerful documentary, CALLING THE GHOSTS is the first-person account of two women caught in a war where rape was as much an everyday weapon as bullets or bombs. Jadranka Cigelj and Nusreta Sivac, childhood friends and lawyers, enjoyed the lives of "ordinary modern women" in Bosnia-Herzegovina until one day former neighbors became tormentors. Taken to the notorious Serb concentration camp of Omarska, the two women, like other Muslim and Croat women interned there, were…

WOMEN MAKE MOVIES | Brincando El Charco Portrait of a Puerto Rican #wmm #film #experimentalfilm #immigration #exile #diversity #sexuality #sociology

WOMEN MAKE MOVIES | Brincando El Charco Portrait of a Puerto Rican #wmm #film #experimentalfilm #immigration #exile #diversity #sexuality #sociology

War in the Balkans in the 1990s displaced 3 million people and 8,000 men and boys from the Bosnian Muslim enclave of Srebrenica were executed. Women and children mourn the deaths of their menfolk one year after the fall of Srebrenica. © UNHCR/26211/1996/H.J.Davies

War in the Balkans in the 1990s displaced 3 million people and 8,000 men and boys from the Bosnian Muslim enclave of Srebrenica were executed. Women and children mourn the deaths of their menfolk one year after the fall of Srebrenica. © UNHCR/26211/1996/H.J.Davies

WOMEN MAKE MOVIES | Nu Shu: A Hidden Language of Women in China #wmm #documentary #asia

WOMEN MAKE MOVIES | Nu Shu: A Hidden Language of Women in China #wmm #documentary #asia

And Still I Rise  A film by Ngozi Onwurah  England, 1993, 30 minutes, Color, 16mm/DVD  Order No. W99095  Inspired by a poem by Maya Angelou, this powerful film explores images of Black women in the media, focusing on the myths surrounding Black women's sexuality. Like COLOR ADJUSTMENT, in which Marlon Riggs looked at images of Black people on television, AND STILL I RISE uses images from popular culture to reveal the way the media misrepresents Black women's sexuality. A combination of fear…

And Still I Rise A film by Ngozi Onwurah England, 1993, 30 minutes, Color, 16mm/DVD Order No. W99095 Inspired by a poem by Maya Angelou, this powerful film explores images of Black women in the media, focusing on the myths surrounding Black women's sexuality. Like COLOR ADJUSTMENT, in which Marlon Riggs looked at images of Black people on television, AND STILL I RISE uses images from popular culture to reveal the way the media misrepresents Black women's sexuality. A combination of fear…

WOMEN MAKE MOVIES | Speaking Out: Women, AIDS and Hope in Mali #wmm #documentary #aids #africa #feminism

WOMEN MAKE MOVIES | Speaking Out: Women, AIDS and Hope in Mali #wmm #documentary #aids #africa #feminism

She remains the most famous woman poet of the Beat Generation; her friend Allen Ginsberg called her “heroic in life and poetics.” THE POETRY DEAL is an impressionistic documentary about legendary poet Diane di Prima.

She remains the most famous woman poet of the Beat Generation; her friend Allen Ginsberg called her “heroic in life and poetics.” THE POETRY DEAL is an impressionistic documentary about legendary poet Diane di Prima.

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