Letters from Baghdad Letters from Baghdad

She was as controversial as the history she made.

Gertrude Bell, the most powerful woman in the British Empire in her day, shaped the destiny of Iraq after WWI in ways that still reverberate today.

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Real Lives, Real Women: Documentaries About Women

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All documentaries about women (and girls) are welcome!!

In progress, so forgive me for any missing films you think should…

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Feature films I've seen which are directed by women. Given the interplay of memory and time, any ordering below should…

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Woman-made documentaries

Includes collaborations. Features and shorts are included.

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