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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.

Filmmaker Interviews

Filmmaker Emily Abt offers her personal experiences as motivation for making Take It From Me.

  • Updated on February 14, 2011

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Take It From Me (54 min.)

Premiere Date: July 24, 2001

Trailer: Link

Filmmaker: Emily Abt Bio | Interview | Statement


Emily Abt
Emily Abt

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