RELEASED: Five Short Videos about Women and Prison

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Title

RELEASED: Five Short Videos about Women and Prison

Subject

woman filmmaker, documentary, radical, activist. Collective

Description

A project I produced with other filmmakers and activists in a collective focusing on the challenges and possibilities of representation of abolition, women, and prison.

Creator

Alexandra Juhasz

Date

2001; 2001

Contributor

Carol Leigh and Duran Ruiz, Irwin Swirnoff and Cheryl Dunye, Tamika Miller and Syvain White, Tracy Mostovoy, Joseph Saito, Enid Baxter Blader, narrated by Angela Davis

Abstract

Released: Five Short Videos about Women and Prison [00:00 - 27:45].
A project produced by Alex Juhasz and fellow filmmakers and activists in a collective focusing on the representation of women and prison.

Naming Prairie [Early Cut] [30:17 - 52:25].
Naming Prairie makes a strong statement about how our oldest traditions can be modified to reflect the new faces of Judaism.recounting of a lesbian couple’s baby naming ceremony for their daughter, Prairie, also introduces a supportive and diverse network of family and friends who participate in their re-thinking of Jewish life.

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Duration

00:58:17

Director

Alexandra Juhasz

Files

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Citation

Alexandra Juhasz, “RELEASED: Five Short Videos about Women and Prison,” VHS Activism Archive , accessed June 22, 2024, https://activismvhs.omeka.net/items/show/841.

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