Tradition and Change in the Missouri Ozarks, a film by Holly Hobbs, takes on the commonly-held folk music scholarship assertion that women did not widely participate in old-time music in the Ozarks.
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Struggle of women of India to preserve traditional organic agriculture in the face of agribusiness and globalization.
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Feature film on the part played by women in the guerrilla struggle against white rule in Zimbabwe.
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Features 4 of Nelson Mandela’s favourite singers (Dolly Rathebe, Tandie Klaasen, Sophie MgCina, Abigail Kubeka, Dorothy Masuku on tour in Canada
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Women of South Africa at the close of the apartheid era
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A South African HIV activist travels to Cuba to see how that country deals with its AIDS crisis.
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Through the eyes of one woman, Nolindile Mdatshwa, this documentary reflects a year of change as water is brought for the first time to the village of Sicambeni in South Africa’s Transkei
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Items relating to history of Black Panther movement
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One of only 2 films author Doris Lessing ever allowed to be made from one of her novels.
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An interview with Martha Gellhorn, the famous journalist, who died in 2003
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South African writer Nadine Gordimer
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Zulu traditional healers and their work in plant conservation and primary health care, including AIDS
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Women of Africa: wives, mothers, labourers, nurturers. Now, in the wake of the AIDS pandemic women also serve as care-givers to family and community members afflicted with HIV or AIDS.
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Bio made before the release of her husband. During the more than a quarter of a century that her husband spent in jail, Winnie Mandela was persecuted by the white authorities.
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