Films By Pratibha Parmar

... ... Part history lesson, part inspiration, part call to action, A Place Of Rage is an engaging portrait of Black activists Angela Davis and June Jordan. Focusing on the role of women in the revolutionary movements, the film traces the beginnings of the civil rights movement from Rosa Parks to the radicalization of women within the Black church. ... ... ... Reading from her poetry, Jordan poign... Read more
Pratibha Parmar (Khush, A Place Of Rage) joins with author Alice Walker (The Color Puiple, Possessing The Secret Of Joy) in a moving exploration of the cultural and political issues surrounding the practice of female genital mutilation. ... Alice Walker presents interviews with women from Senegal, the Gambia, the United States and England who have been involved in this brutal practice. Intersperse... Read more
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