• Film, Video
    The serenaders Opens on a stage set of a two-story brick building. Two street serenaders in rather shabby clothes stand outside the building, one playing a trombone and the other what appears to be a clarinet. A young woman appears in the upstairs window and looks down smiling on the two suitors. She soon favors and encourages the trombonist by throwing kisses and clutching her chest, ...
    • Contributor: Bitzer, G. W. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1899
  • Film, Video
    TR speaking at Sagamore Hill [1916-1918] [1]
    Theodore Roosevelt speaking at Sagamore Hill [1916-1918] | TR speaking at Sagamore Hill, 1917 | TR speaking at Sagamore Hill, 1917-1918 | Theodore Roosevelt speaking at Sagamore Hill, 1917 | Theodore Roosevelt speaking at Sagamore Hill, 1917-1918 | Editorial by the late Theodore Roosevelt
    Three sequences of TR addressing groups from the porch at Sagamore Hill. First sequence is TR speaking to a group of people on Sept. 8, 1917 at the opening of the second New York State suffrage campaign at Sagamore Hill. Second sequence is probably TR encouraging New York District volunteer workers for the third Liberty Loan on Apr. 2, 1918. Final views of TR ...
    • Contributor: Roosevelt, Theodore - Community Motion Picture Service, Inc - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1916
  • Film, Video
    How a French nobleman got a wife through the New York Herald personal columns From Edison films catalog: The picture opens with a "Personal" advertisement which actually appeared in the New York Herald of August 25th, 1904: "Young French Nobleman, recently arrived, desires to meet wealthy American girl; object matrimony; will be at Grant's Tomb at 10 this morning, wearing boutonniere of violets." The first scene shows the young "Nobleman" in his dressing room. He picks up the ...
    • Contributor: Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Porter, Edwin S. - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1904
  • Film, Video
    A frontier flirtation
    Frontier flirtation, or how the tenderfoot won out | How the tenderfoot won out
    Opens on a stage with a painted backdrop of a forest or garden. On a park bench center stage sits a well-dressed woman with a dark veil obscuring her face, holding an open parasol overhead and a closed fan in her lap. A mustached cowboy enters, dressed in fringed chaps, boots, Western hat, neck kerchief, and pistol belt. When he spies the woman, he ...
    • Contributor: Bitzer, G. W. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1903
  • Film, Video
    The burglar's slide for life From Edison films catalog: The first scene shows the interior of a room in an apartment house. A burglar enters and seeing a portable vapor bath in the corner of the room gets into it to hide. Presently two ladies enter. One is the lady of the house and she is evidently showing her friend through the rooms. The new vapor bath interests her ...
    • Contributor: Porter, Edwin S. - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1905
  • Film, Video
    Native daughters From Edison films catalog: Taken at San Francisco, Cal., at the Golden Jubilee. In the foreground is shown an immense concourse of people, including ladies and children, while the background is formed by very high buildings, from the windows of which numerous flags are waving. The film opens showing the native daughters mounted on horses, passing through the immense throngs of on-lookers. They are ...
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Blechynden, Frederick - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1898
  • Film, Video
    Mrs. Theodore Roosevelt Jr. attends Women in War Work Congress in Paris [1918] During World War I, Mrs. Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. worked for the YMCA in France running canteens, clubs, and leave centers for soldiers and teaching French. She also designed the uniforms worn by the women workers in the YMCA. Views of Mrs. Roosevelt entertaining women YMCA workers in the garden of the home of her aunt, Mrs. Alice Green Hoffman, in Paris. There are medium ...
    • Contributor: Roosevelt, Eleanor Butler - Mutual Film Corporation - International Newsreel Corporation - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1918
  • Film, Video
    TR speaking to a group of suffragettes from the porch at Sagamore Hill [1917]
    Theodore Roosevelt speaking to a group of suffragettes from the porch at Sagamore Hill, 1917
    TR addresses a group of men and women at the opening of the second New York State suffrage campaign on Sept. 8, 1917 at Sagamore Hill. Film includes a side view of TR and a frontal view shot from the rear of the crowd. A woman and a man appear on the porch behind TR; immediately in front of the porch, a man who ...
    • Contributor: Roosevelt, Theodore - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1917
  • Film, Video
    Women of the ghetto bathing
    Ladies day at public baths | Ladies day at the public baths
    The subject is a group of women bathing in a public swimming pool. The camera was placed on the edge of the pool and the full extent of the film shows the women in the pool. Only the heads and shoulders of most of the women are visible but it is possible to see they are wearing rented bathing attire.
    • Contributor: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Marvin, Arthur W. - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1902
  • Film, Video
    Women suffragettes visit TR at Sagamore [1917]
    Women suffragettes visit Theodore Roosevelt at Sagamore, 1917
    Film is the opening of the second New York State suffrage campaign on Sept. 8, 1917 at Sagamore Hill. The first campaign, beginning in 1913, was unsuccessful; the woman suffrage amendment was rejected by the voters in 1915. On Nov. 6, 1917, the suffrage amendment to the New York State Constitution was approved by the voters. The suffragists invited to Sagamore Hill were headed ...
    • Contributor: Roosevelt, Theodore - Whitehouse, Vira Boarman - Reid, Helen Rogers - Laidlaw, H. (Harriet Burton) - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1917
  • Film, Video
    A ballroom tragedy
    Ball room tragedy
    Opens on a set of a sitting room, apparently off a ballroom where dancers occasionally can be glimpsed through a curtained entrance stage right. Near the entrance, a young couple in formal attire talk--perhaps angrily--as another couple exit the dancing. The second man introduces his companion--a striking woman in a risqué white gown with a low-cut bodice and bare shoulders--to the other man and ...
    • Contributor: Bitzer, G. W. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1905
  • Film, Video
    The society raffles Opens on a set of a nicely-decorated living room, with a door stage left and a settee in front of an open window in the foreground. A middle-aged man with greying hair and a mustache, wearing formal evening clothes, enters the room, looks around, and seems relieved to find it empty. He crosses to the window and signals, and a roughly-dressed "tough" appears. The ...
    • Contributor: Dobson, F. A. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1905
  • Film, Video
    2 a.m. in the subway
    Two a.m. in the subway
    Opens on a set of a subway platform, with two tracks on either side and stairs leading up to the exit. A policeman stretches and wearily sits on a box or crate, as a uniformed conductor awaits a train. A subway car arrives on the left side of the platform and the conductor opens the door. A well-dressed man with a cigar in his ...
    • Contributor: Bitzer, G. W. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1905
  • Film, Video
    The Fear that binds us--violence against women / Catalog Record Only Copyright: no reg. Copyright notice on film: Iris Video ; 1981. Editor, Kathleen Souillere. This program is made possible in part by a grant from the Minnesota Humanities Council. LC holds reissue copy. Reference sources used: Media review digest, 1983, p. 106; phone call to Christine Maloney, KTCA, 10/27/92; phone call to Carol Starkey, Audio Visual Library Service, Continuing Education & Extension, University of ...
    • Date: 1986
  • Film, Video
    Heaven & earth / Catalog Record Only The true story of Phung Thi Le Ly Hayslip who emigrated to the United States from Ky La, a rice-farming village in Central Vietnam near Da Nang. Beginning with the French destruction of her village in the early 1950's, Le Ly and her family suffer all the atrocities of war, until she meets an American soldier who takes her home to California. Finally, after ...
    • Date: 1993
  • Film, Video
    Coupling. Catalog Record Only London's sexiest sextet are back for a fourth season of farce! Susan and Steve are now pregnant, Patrick and Sally are discussing commitment, and there's this new guy called Oliver with his eye on Jane.
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Leaving normal / Catalog Record Only PA582-931 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: [Claimant, DCR and REG unknown] PUB 13Apr92; PA582-931. Executive producer, Sydney Pollack ; music by W.G. Snuffy Walden ; edited by Victor DuBois ; director of photography, Ralf Bode. Christine Lahti, Meg Tilly, Lenny von Dohlen, Maury Chaykin. A trailer for the feature Housesitter appears at the beginning of reel one. Variety, 4/20/92. Reference sources used: Hartford courant, 5/2/92; ...
    • Date: 1992
  • Film, Video
    A special touch / Catalog Record Only Focuses on four women and their roles in Israeli society.
    • Date: 1998
  • Film, Video
    Treasures III : social issues in American film, 1900-1934 /
    Social issues in American film, 1900-1934 | Treasures 3 : | Treasures from American film archives III: Catalog Record Only
    Anthology of 48 films from American film archives presents an array of features, short documentaries, newsreel segments, serial chapters, public service announcements, and cartoons exploring social issues during the years 1900 through 1934.
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Retrato de Teresa / Catalog Record Only Copyright: no reg. Released in the U.S. as Portrait of Teresa per New York times, 4/27/81, p. C15. Music, Carlos Fariños ; editor, Mirita Lores ; director of cinematography, Livio Delgado. Daisy Granados, Adolfo Llauradó, Alina Sanchez. Mundo Latino appears on cassette box; unable to determine its relationship to video. Reissue distributor from 4/22/92 phone call to Josefina Hernandez of Publications Exchange, who stated ...
    • Date: 1979
  • Film, Video
    Ezor ḥofshi = Free zone /
    Free zone Catalog Record Only
    In Hebrew and English with Hebrew, English and French subtitles. Hanah Laslo, Nataly Portman, Hiyam Abass Received: 4/5/2007 from African/Middle Eastern Acquisitions Section; viewing copy; purchase; LC Purchase Collection.
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Open frame. Nirnay = decision /
    Nirnay | Decision Catalog Record Only
    Documantary on the aspirations of women of small cities and their family compromises.
    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video
    Empowerment through unity : Pani Milan, strategies to create a network of grassroots women in the Himalayas. Catalog Record Only Documentary of the regional workshop on the social conditions of the women group HIMAWANTI succeeded in bringing together over 200 women throughout the Hindu-Kush-Himalayas.
    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video
    Mis Līlāvati / Catalog Record Only This socially relevant movie explores the darkness of female sexuality on the screen. The lead protagonist Leelavathi is shown as a bold girl to a doting father who is completely outright in wearing revealing attires and expressing her views about the pre-marital sexual acts. She also comes under many experimental circumstances in her life which makes the rest of the world highly critical about ...
    • Contributor: Viṭhal, Eṃ. Ār. - Jagannāth, Ke. Es. - Sudarśanaṃ, Ār. - Shree Video Tronics (Firm)
    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video
    Losing hope : women in Afghanistan /
    Women in Afghanistan Catalog Record Only
    When Afghanistan's long civil war finally came to an end with the fall of the Taliban in 2001, its women dared to hope. But six years later, broken promises and a resurgent Taliban have left their dreams in tatters.
    • Date: 2007