Iron Jawed Angels DVD
Oscar-winner Hilary Swank stars in Iron Jawed Angels, a fresh and contemporary look at a
pivotal event in American history, telling the true story of how a pair
of defiant and brilliant young activists took the women's suffrage
movement by storm, putting their lives at risk to help American women
win the right to vote. This story starts after the death of Susan B. Anthony with Alice Paul at the helm of the movement.
Not for Ourselves Alone PBS DVD
Not for Ourselves Alone features superb live cinematography, compelling interviews and historical photographs never before seen on screen, this powerful film provides an unforgettable dual portrait of two great Americans who improved the lives of women everywhere.
Bonus DVD feature - The making of Not For Ourselves Alone, an interview with Ken Burns and Paul Barnes. Feature running time: approximately 180 minutes. Color/black & white. Closed captioned.
One Woman One Vote PBS DVD
One Woman One Vote explores how America could call itself the world's greatest democracy, but
continue to deny the right to vote to more than half of its citizens?
This program documents the struggle which culminated in the passing of
the 19th Amendment in the U.S. Senate by one vote. Witness the 70-year
struggle for women's suffrage. Discover why the crusaders faced
entrenched opposition from men and women who feared the women's vote
would ignite a social revolution. DVD 106 minutes
DVD Election Day 2016
After a long and contentious presidential campaign, more than 10,000
people spontaneously visited Susan B. Anthony's grave in Rochester, New
York to pay tribute to America's most famous suffragist and place their
“I Voted Today” stickers upon her headstone as an expression of their
pride and gratitude. Although the grave was still a gathering place the
next day, the atmosphere was far different.
producers, eight cinematographers, and three photographers spent two
days capturing this significant event in American history to create the DVD,
ELECTION DAY 2016. This 15-minute film is the first collaborative film
project by the Rochester Documentary Filmmakers.