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Streaming video

Title Who Does She Think She Is?
Published Collective Eye Films, 2008
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (84 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
Summary From the producing team that won an Academy Award forBorn Into Brothelscomes Who Does She Think She Is?, a film that examines some of the most pressing issues of our time: parenting and work, partnering and independence, economics and art. This gorgeously photographed film follows five women artists as they navigate the economic, psychological, and spiritual challenges of making work outside the elite art world...From Hawaii's Big Island to the suburbs of Ohio, from New York City to the deserts of New Mexico, we watch as these women, ranging in age from 27 to 65, fight to honor their vision and their families every day. Interviews with experts like Riane Eisler (The Chalice and the Blade), Maura Reilly (Sackler Center for Feminist Art-Brooklyn Museum), Courtney E. Martin (Perfect Girls, Starving Daughters), Leonard Shlain (The Alphabet vs. The Goddess) and the Guerrilla Girls add a cultural context for these women's uplifting journeys. It is not accolades they seek; it's simply the radical opportunity to live whole
Analysis Documentary-style films
Notes Title from title frames
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Event Originally produced by Collective Eye Films in 2008
Notes Mode of access: World Wide Web
In English
Subject Gender identity.
Genre/Form Art.
Gender Studies
Documentary films.
Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Author Collective Eye Films, distributor
Kanopy (Firm), distributor