To the Contrary w/Bonnie Erbe celebrates 25 seasons on PBS with a film festival highlighting documentaries by and about women, families and diverse communities. See these films as part of TTC on PBS and our website this December.
Tent Village: by filmmaker Nilima Abrams is a unique insider’s view of roadside dwellers in Southern India. Shot by the children themselves, it’s an honest and nuanced look at child marriage, alcoholism and caste stigma that smashes stereotypes. (Beginning Dec. 2)
A Queen’s Discovery is about a 16-year-old, Nzinga Anasa Braswell and her eye opening first journey to Ghana. Nzinga compares her black American experience as a youth with what she discovered in Africa.
(Beginning Dec. 9)
“UnSlut” from Filmmaker Emily Lindin, founder of the Unslut Project, tells a powerful and sometimes personal story about sexual shaming of girls and women including victims of sexual assault.
(Beginning Dec. 16)