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The Women's Studies Collection

A collection of films examing the breadth and depth of women's experiences, stories and thoughts around the world.

The Women's Studies Collection brings together over 40 films that present the stories of women around the world. From the experience of single mothers in Korea; to teenage girls in prison staging a musical; to films exploring women's relationship to their bodies; crimes of honor, bride kidnapping, and sex trafficking; the makeover industry; mail order brides; women and Islam; domestic violence in Cambodia and Pakistan; girls and guns; philosophers, filmmakers and scientists; women organizing and taking charge of their lives -- The Women's Studies Collection is a broad assembly exploring almost every facet of women's lives.

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The Chicago Maternity Center StoryThe Chicago Maternity Center Story

The struggle to keep the Chicago Maternity Center open after 75 years.

Kartemquin Films ♦ 1976 ♦ 60 minutes
City Life - My Mother Built This HouseCity Life - My Mother Built This House

Large homeless contingent in South Africa has organized to build houses for each other.

Bullfrog Films ♦ 2002 ♦ 27 minutes ♦ 7-12, College, Adult
City Life - Stop the TraffickCity Life - Stop the Traffick

Investigates horror of child sex industry in Cambodia.

Bullfrog Films ♦ 2002 ♦ 27 minutes ♦ 7-12, College, Adult
Clara LemlichClara Lemlich

The story of the young, Jewish, Ukrainian-born woman who in 1909 sparked the 'Uprising of the 20,000' -- the first massive strike of New York City garment workers.

Icarus Films ♦ 2005 ♦ 51 minutes ♦ 8-12, College, Adult
The ClitorisThe Clitoris

A close look at that part of the female anatomy that exists purely for pleasure, and how this highly sensitive organ has long been ignored or misunderstood in the medical literature.

Icarus Films ♦ 2004 ♦ 60 minutes ♦ College, Adult
Crimes of HonourCrimes of Honour
Filmed in Jordan and on the West Bank, investigates the terrible reality of femicide - the killing of sisters or daughters suspected of losing their virginity, for having refused an arranged marriage or having left a husband.
Icarus Films ♦ 1999 ♦ 44 minutes ♦ 10-12, College, Adult
DishonoredDishonored
The story of Mukhtar Mai, whose demands for justice after being raped, led to an historic series of legal proceedings in Pakistan, and media coverage worldwide.
Icarus Films ♦ 2008 ♦ 52 minutes ♦ 10-12, College, Adult
Dry Days In DobbaguntaDry Days In Dobbagunta
Literacy program spurs anti-liquor campaign in rural India and empowers women.
Bullfrog Films ♦ 1996 ♦ 11 minutes ♦ 7-12, College, Adult
Flower in OtomiFlower in Otomi
Tells the story of Deni Prieto Stock, killed by the Mexican army in 1973.
Icarus Films ♦ 2013 ♦ 78 minutes ♦ 9-12, college, adult
Girls on the WallGirls on the Wall

The teenage girls of Warrenville Prison are getting a shot at redemption in a most unlikely form: a musical based on their lives. As three fascinating inmates write and stage their play, they're compelled to re-live their crimes, reclaim their humanity and take a first step toward breaking free of the prison system.

Sincerely Films ♦ 2009 ♦ 61 minutes ♦ Grade 7 and up (Some harsh language/descriptions of drug use and violence)

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