NIU Women's Studies Audio/Video Resource List DVD

Amendments to the Constitution, Bill of Rights and Beyond: Amendment 19: Women's Right to Vote. Hamilton, NJ: Cambridge Educational, 2008. [DVD, 8 min.]

Barnard Center for Research on Women, Producer. Feminism: Controversies, Challenges, Actions (by Rebecca Haimowitz). (New York, NY: Barnard Center for Research on Women, 2005). [DVD, approx. 29 min.]

Bassford, Kimberlee. Patsy Mink: Ahead of the Majority. New York, NY: Women Make Movies, 2008. [DVD, 56 min.]

Biemann, Ursula. Performing the Border. (New York, NY: Women Make Movies, 1999). [DVD, 42 min.]

Borum, Caty, Kerry Candele, and Luisa Dantas, Producers. Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price. (Culver City, CA: Brave New Films, 2005). [DVD, 97 min.]

Burns, Ken and Paul Barnes, Producers. Geoffrey C. Ward, Writer. Ken Burns, Director. Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony. Distributed by PBS Video. Alexandria, VA: American Lives Film Projects, Inc., 1999. [DVD, 180 min.]

Cardona, Dominique and Laurie Colbert. My Feminism. New York, NY: Women Make Movies, 1997. [DVD, 55 min.]

CARE. I am Powerful (action kit). (Atlanta, GA: CARE, 2006). [DVD, 18 min.]

Clark, Tex. Radical Act. Portland, OR: Million Movies A Minute, 2010. [DVD, 55 min.]

Demetrakas, Johanna. Womanhouse. New York, NY: Women Make Movies, 1974. [DVD, 47 min.]

Ferrero, Pat. Hearts and Hands: 19th Century Women and their Quilts. 1988. (Harriman, NY: New Day Films, 2008). [DVD, 60 min.]

Ferrero, Pat. Quilts in Women's Lives. 1981. (Harriman, NY: New Day Films, 2008). [DVD, 30 min.]

Fox, Joe and James Nubile. Passing Poston: An American Story. New York, NY: Fly on the Wall Productions, 2008. [DVD, 105 min.]

Gilomen, Jen and COLAGE, Directors. In My Shoes: Stories of Youth with LGBT Parents. Frameline, 2005. [DVD, 31 min.]

Griffith, C.A. and H.L.T. Quan. Mountains that Take Wing, Angela Davis & Yuri Kochiyama: A Conversation on Life, Struggles & Liberation. New York, NY: Women Make Movies, 2009. [DVD, 97 min.]

Grossman, Ann Carol and Arnie Reisman. The Powder & the Glory. South Natick, MA: Powderglory Productions, Inc., 2007. [DVD, 90 min.]

Hamilton, David, Producer. Water (by Deepa Mehta). (Beverly Hills, CA: Fox Searchlight Pictures, 2006). [DVD, 117 min.]

Hong, Yunah. Between the Lines: Asian American Women’s Poetry. New York, NY: Women Make Moveis, 2001. [DVD, 60 min.]

If Americans Knew, Producer. The Easiest Targets: The Israeli Policy of Strip Searching Women and Children. (Washington, D.C.: If Americans Knew, 2006). [DVD, 13 min.]

Johnson, Arne, Producer. Girls Rock! Los Angeles, CA: Liberation Entertainment, 2009.

Joyce, Lori. The Journey of Sacagawea. Denver, CO: Idanha Films, Inc., 2003. [DVD, 60 min.]

Kahn-Leavitt, Lauri, Producer & Writer; Richard P. Rogers, Director. A Midwife’s Tale. Waltham, MA: Filmmakers Collaborative, 1997. [DVD, 88 min.]

Katz, Jackson. Tough Guise: Violence, Media, and the Crisis in Masculinity. Northampton, MA: Media Education Foundation, 2002. [DVD, 87 min. + 18 min. interview]

Keith, Thomas. Generation M: Misogyny in Media & Culture. Northampton, MA: Media Education Foundation, 2008. [DVD, 60 min.]

Kilbourne, Jean. Killing Us Softly 4: Advertising's Image of Women. Northampton, MA: Media Education Foundation, 2010. [DVD, 45 min.]

Ladevich, Laurel. Fly Girls: The WWII Women’s Airforce Service Pilots. 1999. Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2006. [DVD, 56 min.]

Leskiak, Christine. Around the World in 72 Days: The Audacious Adventures of Nellie Bly. 1997. Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2006. [DVD, 56 min.]

Mamamess. Say My Name: Women. Hip Hop. Life. New York, NY: Women Make Movies, 2009. [DVD, 73 min.]

McCune, Pat, Producer & Director. Promises to Keep: Fifty Years After Brown v. Board of Education. (Ann Arbor, MI: Univ. of Michigan, 2004). [DVD, 22 min.]

Meyer, Muffie and Julia Morrison, Producers. Dolley Madison. St. Paul, MN: TPT National Productions, 2010. [DVD, 90 min.]

Mom’s Rising. Motherhood Manifesto. Seattle, WA: MomsRising.org, 2008. [DVD, Party cut, 45 min./Director’s cut, 60 min.]

National Women’s Studies Association. Adrienne Rich & Audre Lorde Reading Their Work (recorded June 1988, National Women’s Studies Association Conference, Minneapolis, MN). (College Park, MD: National Women’s Studies Association, 1988). [DVD, approx. 105 min.]

O’Brien, Dave, Director. Equality U. San Francisco, CA: Frameline, 2008. [DVD, 90 min.]

Orloff, Cliff and Olga Shalygin, Producers. Cut From Different Cloth: Burqas & Beliefs. (Sacramento, CA: Red Door Video Productions, 2005). [DVD, approx. 56 min.]

Pollak, Ruth. One Woman, One Vote. Fairfax Station, VA: Educational Film Center, 1995. [DVD, 106 min.]

Pollack, Ruth. The Equal Rights Amendment: Unfinished Business for the Constitution. Mount Laurel, NJ: Alice Paul Centennial Foundation, Inc., 1998. [DVD, 18 min.]

Presidential Commission on the Status of Women. Women at NIU: Looking Back Over Three Decades. (DeKalb, IL: Northern Illinois University, 2006). [DVD, approx. 90 min.]

Rosen, Martin, Producer. Tom Cole, writer. Joyce Chopra, Director. Smooth Talk. 1985. Santa Monica, CA: MGM Home Entertainment, 2004. [DVD, 92 min.]

Schwartzman, Nancy. The Line: Where is the line of consent? Northampton, MA: Media Education Foundation, 2010. [DVD, 24 min.]

Shelton, Angela and Christopher Gallo, Producers. Searching for Angela Shelton. (LosAngeles, CA: Hillhopper Productions, 2004). [DVD, approx. 94 min.]

Vance, Louise. Seneca Falls. Sebastopol, CA: Louise Vance Productions, 2010. [DVD, 60 min.]

Von Garnier, Katja. Sally Robinson, writer. Katja Von Garnier, Director. Iron Jawed Angels. New York, NY: HBO Films, 2004. [DVD, 124 min.]

Wasserman, Suzanne. Sweatshop Cinderella. New York, NY: Women Make Movies, 2010. [DVD, 27 min.]

Wearing Hijab: Uncovering the Myths of Islam in the United States. Princeton, NJ: Films for the Humanities, 2004. [DVD, 34 min.]

Weaver, Kay and Martha Wheelock. Votes for Women. Studio City, CA: Wild West Women, Inc., 1996. [DVD, 20 min.]

Williams, Sue. Mary Pickford. New York, NY: Ambrica Prodcutions, 2005. [DVD, approx. 90 min.]