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Take It From Me

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PBS Premiere: July 24, 2001

Synopsis

Take It From Me is truly reality programming. As shown in the experiences of several women and their families, the new welfare system, with its recent controversial reforms, may make it easier to ignore rather than confront the complexities of poverty amidst plentitude. Quietly powerful, the film offers a vivid portrait of resilience set against the daunting reality of being poor. In doing so, it deeply recognizes the humanity of those most vulnerable of Americans.

 

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Film Information

Take It From Me (54 min.)

Premiere Date: July 24, 2001

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Filmmaker: Emily Abt Bio | Interview | Statement

Filmmaker

Emily Abt
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