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Transcript: The Movies Show: Women’s Media Center Live with Robin Morgan Episode 25

| February 24, 2013

Keri Putnam on Sundance; Melissa Silverstein on the Athena Film Festival; Jane Fonda and Kathy Bates on sexism in Hollywood and the Oscars—and Robin tips her hat to Hillary Clinton. More »

A Feminist Film Festival With a Different Take

A Feminist Film Festival With a Different Take

| February 8, 2012

The Athena Film Festival, opening in its second year this week at Barnard College, is designed to advance a national conversation on women and leadership, as its cofounder Melissa Silverstein explains. More »

In Egypt, Women Reporters Still at Risk

In Egypt, Women Reporters Still at Risk

| November 28, 2011

Women reporting from Egypt as foreign correspondents continue to be targets of sexual assault. They also continue to insist on their right to report the news. More »

Celebrating Reel Women: The First Annual Athena Film Festival

Celebrating Reel Women: The First Annual Athena Film Festival

| February 9, 2011

Two advocates for women in film launch a cultural institution in New York City. More »