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Tuesday, June 18 2013

Human Rights Watch Film Festival 2013: 'Pussy Riot' + 'Salma'

Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer and Salma tell the stories of smart, provocative women breaking through literal and ideological boundaries.

Tuesday, November 29 2011

The Untouchables Push Back in 'Pink Saris'

Sampat Pal makes her case again and again in Pink Saris, underlining that in India, domestic abuse of women is traditional and persistent. These women fight back for each other.

Tuesday, May 18 2010

'Rough Aunties': Around the Word

Rough Aunties finds ways to show what hasn't been or can't be shown, to share stories and so, build communities.

Monday, July 27 2009

POV: Hold Me Tight, Let Me Go

In Hold Me Tight, Let Me Go, the difference between "normalcy" and "deviance (or between feeling safe or hurting) is, at some fundamental level, a matter of performance.

Wednesday, May 13 2009

Museum of Modern Art Presents Kim Longinotto

As the MOMA series demonstrates, Kim Longinotto's films are verité, in the sense that they are comprised of handheld camerawork and affect an observational distance. But they are also, always, deeply involved in their subjects' experiences.

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