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Yours in Sisterhood

YOURS IN SISTERHOOD is a performative, participatory documentary inspired by the breadth and complexity of letters that were sent in the 1970s to the editor of Ms.- America's first mainstream feminist magazine. The film documents hundreds of strangers from around the U.S. who were invited to read aloud and respond to these letters written by women, men and children from diverse backgrounds. Collectively, the letters feel like an encyclopedia of both the 70s and the women's movement- an almost literal invocation of the second-wave feminist slogan "the personal is political." The intimate, provocative, and sometimes heartbreaking conversations that emerge from these performances invite viewers to think about the past, present, and future of feminism.

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Sunday September 16th 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM Rockport Opera House Buy Pass

Film Details

Title: Yours in Sisterhood
Year: 2018
Director: Irene Lusztig
Producer: Irene Lusztig
Country: USA
Runtime: 101 mins
Category: Best of Fest
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