Re: [Videolib] Looking for movie recommendations to match the

Ciara Healy (
Fri, 06 Jul 2007 16:07:45 -0400

Some titles to mind:

1. Transnational Trades Women
2. Pyramid of Women (award winner, reviewed in EMRO)
3. Born into Brothels (Recent ALA Notable Video - 2006)
4. Osama (Golden Globe winner, feature film. Terribly depressing
5. Offsides (Iranian women soccer fans trying to get in to see a
6. Bandit Queen (if you can stomach the whole-village-rapes-her scene.
True story. Pretty happy ending.)

Ciara Healy
Public Services Librarian

Bruce I. Howell Library
Wake Technical Community College
9101 Fayetteville Road
Raleigh, NC 27603

(919) 866-5651

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