93Queen
 

90 min

93Queen follows Rachel “Ruchie” Freier, a no-nonsense Hasidic lawyer and mother of six who is determined to shake up the “boys club” in her Hasidic community by creating Ezras Nashim, the first all-female ambulance corps in NYC.

DIR Paula Eislet

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Ahead of the Curve
 

95 min

Launched in 1990, Curve is the best-selling lesbian lifestyle magazine ever published. Following the pioneering exploits of its founder, Franco Stevens, Ahead of the Curve charts the groundbreaking cultural impact the magazine had on lesbian politics and visibility.

DIR Jen Rainin

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Coded Bias

92 min

At the MIT Media Lab, researcher Joy Buolamwini discovered that facial recognition software could not detect her dark skin tone until she put on a white mask. Her experiments and research pointed out serious inefficiencies at some of the biggest technology companies around the globe.

DIR. Shalini Kantayya    

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The Dilemma of Desire

118 min

We know that the female body is the primary metaphor for sexuality - saturating advertising and mainstream erotic imagery. However, female sexual desire - what women actually want - is left out of the conversation. To make matters worse, cultural, religious and political forces, in fact punish women for expressing their sexual desire. The bottom line, however, is this: There can be no equality without equality of pleasure.

DIR. Maria Finitzo

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End of the Line: The Women of Standing Rock

90 min

A group of indigenous women risk their lives to stop the Dakota Access oil pipeline construction that desecrated their ancient burial and prayer sites and threatens their land, water, and very existence.

DIR Shannon Kring

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Lift Like A Girl

92 min

On a busy, noisy high-traffic street corner in Alexandria, Egypt, a seemingly vacant corner lot surrounded by chain link fencing is the training site of Egypt’s most elite champions – female weightlifters.

DIR Mayye Zayed

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Once Upon A River

92 min

Based on the best-selling novel by Bonnie Jo Campbell, Once Upon A River is the story of Native American teenager Margo Crane in 1970s rural Michigan. After enduring a series of traumas and tragedies, Margo (newcomer Kenadi DelaCerna) sets out on an odyssey on the Stark River in search of her estranged mother. On the water, Margo encounters friends, foes, wonders, and dangers; navigating life on her own, she comes to understand her potential, all while healing the wounds of her past.

DIR Haroula Rose

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Personhood

82 min

With the rise of the “fetal personhood” movement, comes dangerous new laws that treat pregnant people as second-class citizens. This widening web of laws encourages the surveillance, policing and criminalization of women during pregnancy. As a result, prosecutions for miscarriages, stillbirths, and using drugs while pregnant are becoming widespread.

DIR. Jo Ardinger

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Represent

94 min

Represent is equal parts personal and political, journeying through life on and off the campaign trail to tell the stories of female candidates from vastly different communities, support systems, and political parties. The politics may be local, but for these women, the stakes are high.  

DIR Hilary Bachelder

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Resisterhood
 

97 min

This powerful documentary captures the stories of everyday Americans who became grassroots activists working tirelessly to defend our democracy and stop the erosion of our civil rights. Resisterhood showcases the wave that brought us the most ethnically, racially and gender diverse Congress in history.

DIR Cheryl Jacob Crim

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Some Girls

52 min

A group of Latina teenage girls from a Bronx-based suicide prevention program who feel rejected by mainstream America are transformed by an exploration of their roots. 

DIR Raquel Cepeda

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Strive

82 min

A teen living in Harlem seems to have a bright future ahead of her. But when her siblings get caught in a web of problems, she teeters on the brink of ruin as she struggles to keep both her family and her dream of getting into Yale intact.

DIR Robert Rippberger

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Through the Night

72 min

Around-the-clock childcare centers are becoming the new normal in the U.S as parents work non-stop to provide for their families. Through the Night is a cinema verité portrait of three working New York mothers whose lives intersect at a 24-hour daycare center.

DIR Loira Limbal

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Unapologetic

86 min

After two police killings, Black millennial organizers challenge a Chicago administration complicit in state violence against its Black residents. Told through the lens of Janaé and Bella, two fierce abolitionist leaders, Unapologetic is a deep look into the Movement for Black Lives, from the police murder of Rekia Boyd to the election of mayor Lori Lightfoot.

DIR Ashley Mills

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The View from Tall
 

87 min

A 17-year-old student finds an unlikely lifeline in her therapist after a sexual transgression. As the lines of propriety between two lonely souls are slowly broken, she has to navigate the thorny issues of age, lust, and leaving one's life behind.

DIR Caitlin Parrish, Erica Weiss

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Women In Blue

82 min

Women in Blue follows the stories of the women police officers in Minneapolis who try to reform the department and restore trust in the community after a high-profile police shooting forces its first female chief to resign.

DIR Dierdre Fishel

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Wrestling Ghosts

92 min

An intimate portrait of a young mother who, over two heart-breaking and inspiring years, battles the traumas from her past to create a new present and future for her and her family.

DIR Ana Joanes

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SHORT FILMS

Shorts Program #1: Motherhood

Includes: 

Dulce (Dirs. Guille Isa and Angello Faccini)
Hello From Taiwan (Dir. Tiffany Frances)
One Cambodian Family (dir. A.M. Lukas)
Pasos de Valor/Steps of Valor (Dir. Natalia C Bell)
Still Wylde (Dir. Ingrid Hass)
25 hours (Dir. Ellie Wen)

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Shorts Program #2: The Body Politic: Rights, Regulations, and Beauty

Includes: 

Abortion Helpline, This is Lisa (dirs. Janet Goldwater, Barbara Attie, Mike Attie) 
Bye Bye Body (Dir. Charlotte Benbeniste)
Future First (Dir. Naomi Grant)
She Paradise
Tangled Roots (Dir. Samantha Knowles)
Veterane

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