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Fadiman, Dorothy

Overview
Works: 40 works in 87 publications in 1 language and 934 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Case studies  Nonfiction television programs  Nonfiction films  Historical television programs  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Director, Producer, Narrator, Author of screenplay
Classifications: HQ767.5.U5, 363.46
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dorothy Fadiman
When abortion was illegal : untold stories( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the stories of women who had illegal abortions from 1930 to 1960, along with comments of doctors and others who helped them deal with later trauma
Why do these kids love school?( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents a variety of alternative approaches in education, providing an intimate look at nine different schools
Producing with passion by Dorothy Fadiman( Book )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary filmmaker Fadiman chronicles her more than 30 years of experience searching out practical approaches to get her productions funded, finished, and seen, balancing inspiration and commitment with financing, shooting, editing, and promotion
From danger to dignity : the fight for safe abortion( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on the efforts to legalize abortion in the United States and on the social and medical dangers of illegal abortions prior to Roe vs. Wade. Also portrays the underground network that helped women procure safe illegal abortions
The fragile promise of choice : abortion in the United States today( Visual )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary traces the erosion of access to safe abortions, including a shortage of trained providers, the threat of violence, and legislative restrictions
Woman by woman : New hope for the villages of India( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tentang cabaran kehidupan wanita di India di dalam usaha untuk meningkatkan taraf hidup dan pendidikan mereka
Choice: then and now : a trilogy of films on reproductive rights( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on the efforts to legalize abortion in the United States and on the social and medical dangers of illegal abortions prior to Roe vs. Wade. Also portrays the underground network that helped women procure safe illegal abortions
From the back-alleys to the Supreme Court and beyond : a 3 part series( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on the efforts to legalize abortion in the United States and on the social and medical dangers of illegal abortions prior to Roe vs. Wade. Also portrays the underground network that helped women procure safe illegal abortions
Stealing America : vote by vote( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focusing on the 2004 presidential campaign, this documentary illustrates a decade of election irregularities in the United States
Reclaiming their voice : the Native American vote in New Mexico & beyond( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of Native American voting rights in the United States and New Mexico. It follows narratives including the history of the Pueblo revolt, the evolution of Native voting rights, the Laguna Tribe's 2004 voter registration drive, the passage of new legislation to support and protect Native American voting rights, and a battle to preserve sacred petroglyphs in Albuquerque
Breathe easy : COPD & me( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When 78-year-old Lois Perelman's Emphysema, a form of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), recently became severe she was devastated at the thought that she would have to carry an oxygen tank around for the rest of her life. It was hard to accept the reality that her body was aging and she needed support to breathe, but harder yet to deal with the sympathy and condescension she anticipated from others
Molly and Jeramy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An intimate look at one couples' journey through uncharted territory as they navigate the catastrophic changes brought on after a spinal cord injury. Paralyzed from the waist down, Molly shares her most unspoken fears with her husband. Together, they struggle to redefine their relationship and their new life together."--Container
Radiance, the experience of light( Visual )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses nature photography, religious art, video images, and kinetic mandalas to provide a visual illustration of the experience of inner light, a recurrent theme in religious ceremonies and spiritual rituals throughout the world
Moment by moment : the healing journey of Molly Hale( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molly Hale sustained a severe spinal cord injury and was told that she had become partially paralyzed and that she would never be able to move again. Undaunted by these predictions, she continues to recover her abilities and exceed all medical expectations
Brave new womb( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Water baby, experiences of waterbirth : This film provides in-depth information on the use of water for labor, birth and early childhood development. Filmed in the USA, France and Russia, with the world's top waterbirth pioneers: Michel Odent M.D., Michael Rosenthal, M.D. and Igor Charkovsky, researcher
Seeds of hope : meeting the challenges of HIV/AIDS in Ethiopia( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A series of documentary films about courageous efforts underway in Ethiopia to break the silence, encourage innovative approaches to prevention, and lift the stigma surrounding HIV/AIDS. We meet activists, family members, neighbors, humanitarian groups, community activists, and health care professionals who work side by side to advocate for greater awareness and provide care"--Seeds of Hope website
Relationship, the conscious crucible( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An in-depth exploration of love and romance
World peace is a local issue( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary showing elected officials responding to citizens' concerns about world peace. Intended to show a local event in the growing global peace movement
Bringing vision into form by Dorothy Fadiman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motherhood by choice not chance( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This riveting film brings alive the history of the struggle for womens reproductive rights in the United States and the chilling facts about the current threat to those rights. Intimate interviews reveal the passion of people who moved abortion from the danger of the back alleys to a safe, legal choice. Plus resources to help you: learn about reproductive rights at risk, lead discussions about issues, plan and publicize screenings, arrange local TV broadcasts, access pro-choice websites, register voters and get out the vote"--Container
 
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Producing with passion
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Alternative Names
Dorothy Fadiman Amerikaans filmproducente

Dorothy Fadiman documentary filmmaker

Dorothy Fadiman US-amerikanische Regisseurin und Filmproduzentin

Languages
English (63)