Assignment Four - The New Feminists

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KRON-TV Assignment Four documentary film from 1972 about the impact of the feminist movement on women in the Bay Area. Includes interviews with Diane Watson (National Organization for Women) and Ann Draper (Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America and Union W.A.G.E.) and scenes of women discussing sexual discrimination. Also features members of the San Francisco Women's Libration Media Workshop preparing a program about gender sterotypes and then presenting it to teenagers in a school, who reflect on what society expects from them. Includes views of women working in factories, diners and demonstrating/campaigning for women's rights. This film was written, produced and directed by Ira Eisenberg and narrated by Art Brown and Christina Metcalfe.

Type of material
documentary film
16mm color, optical sound film
Rights for this video belong to
Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc.
Date aired
Originally aired on
KRON 495

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