Compilation: "Politics of Intimacy", "A Minor Altercation"

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Title

Compilation: "Politics of Intimacy", "A Minor Altercation"

Subject

Feminist, Consciousness-raising, Documentary, Woman Filmmaker, Sexuality, African-American

Description

Dub for teaching. Amazing resource about consciousness-raising and its relation to video. Powerful to this day in its forthright conversation about women's sexuality. Minor Altercation is also on this tape. One of the first narrative films directed by an African American woman. This dub was either for teaching or research for Women of Vision.

Date

1974
1977

Format

VHS

Language

English

Abstract

Politics of Intimacy [1974]: Amazing resource about consciousness-raising and its relation to video. Powerful to this day in its forthright conversation about women's sexuality. Directed by Julie Gustafson. Black & White. Runtime 00:52:20. 

Minor Altercation [1977]: One of the first narrative films directed by an African American woman. "A fight between an African American and a white schoolgirl in Boston is explored in all its complexity in this fact-based drama from one of the producers of EYES ON THE PRIZE." Directed by Jackie Shearer. Runtime 30 minutes.

Files

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Citation

“Compilation: "Politics of Intimacy", "A Minor Altercation",” VHS Activism Archive , accessed September 27, 2022, https://activismvhs.omeka.net/items/show/704.

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