Building Futures: Re-building Our Lives

Building Futures: Re-building Our Lives

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Building Futures critically examines the four phases of The Downtown Women's Project, a feminist-inspired community development project: community process, partnerships, life skills and training, and the construction itslef.

Chore Wars

Chore Wars

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Women still do most of the housework, even in dual-income families. Shifting unpleasant tasks to someone else is a pattern of behaviour that can carry over into the work place. Chore Wars employs humour and analysis to explore the practical and psychological effects on the partner left to pick up the slack.

Discovering Our Potential: Women in Engineering

Discovering Our Potential: Women in Engineering

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This video features a diverse group of women engineers, all encouraging young women to take math and sciences in high school.

The Last Harvest

The Last Harvest

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This rich and evocative epic of a Japanese-Canadian experience following World War II is filled with the vibrant intensity of one family's struggle to rebuild their lives and to be accepted as Canadians.

Mightier Than the Sword

Mightier Than the Sword

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In Afghanistan, a significant advance since the fall of the Taliban has been the entry of women into media as reporters, directors, producers and authors. Their use of media to disseminate information that speaks to women's social, economic and political realities is helping to write a new future in a nation deemed as one of the most dangerous countries for women in the world.

The Notorious Mrs. Armstrong

The Notorious Mrs. Armstrong

Available on DVDContains Closed Captioning

A working class mother breaks the constraints of sex and class to become a union organizer and strike leader for women workers during the most explosive labour confrontation in Canadian history - the Winnipeg General Strike of 1919.

Sisters In Arms

Sisters In Arms

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Three remarkable Canadian women, in the most difficult and dangerous military professions, share their stories of loss and inspiration from the frontlines in Afghanistan.

STRONG COFFEE: The Story of Café Femenino

STRONG COFFEE: The Story of Café Femenino

Available on DVDContains Closed Captioning

STRONG COFFEE is an informative look at what it takes to get coffee into your morning cup and what your coffee purchase means to the farmers toiling in the world's coffee belt. It is a story of hope, determination, universal love, and tremendous strength.

The Vanishing Housewife

The Vanishing Housewife

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The Vanishing Housewife examines the history of the fast-shrinking demographic of the stay-at-home mom.