Women: a success story

Trailers 3 months ago


We have witnessed a revolution and lived to tell the tale. Women: a success story documents the great advances of the past 100 years and celebrates women as equals in the West today.
Confronting contemporary myths and prejudices that suggest the world is awash with predators, misogyny and discrimination, over 40 real women give us a fresh perspective, tell us we have nothing to fear and we can do anything.
From across the generations, they share their life stories, what they overcame and what’s changed. Interwoven with original archive footage, we learn of women in the cotton mills, life during the war, the 1984 miners’ strike, from outdoor loos, terry nappies and illegal abortions to pre-marital sex, freedom and making it in what was once a man’s world.
Inspired by Joanna Williams’ book, Women Vs Feminism, the film tell us women have indeed made it and made it happen. This film urges us to revel in our progress and do it with men not against them.
To watch the trailer, click here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q-n8kpFBgac
WORLDwrite’s film is now available to watch everywhere online for a small fee, via Vimeo on Demand here: https://vimeo.com/ondemand/womenasuccessstory. It is also available on DVD from Amazon here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B07L4XJQYX and the WORLDwrite shop here: http://www.clrjames.uk/shop/. Get it, watch it and pass on the words of wisdom passed down the generations.
If you have an idea for a screening, whether it’s a school, university, cinema, arts centre, launderette or dinner party, for ten people or fifty people, just let us know by emailing us at world.write@btconnect.com.



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