Women Changing the World

When women are heard, they will change the world. With that in mind, we gathered this exclusive special collection to feature some of our best – and most inspiring – films, interviews and documentaries. These hand-picked videos feature some of today’s most influential female visionaries and thought leaders, who have made it their calling to create positive and lasting change for women today. From rural Southwest China to the steps of the U.S. Capitol, these videos are sure to motivate, move and inspire you.

Titles In This Collection

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Worldwide Feminine RevolutionMind Shift
41 minutes
Many patriarchal systems that dominate the world’s cultures not only turn a blind eye toward violence against women, they may even encourage it. Eve Ensler and Jerin Arifa share their ideas for empowering individuals and ...
Available worldwide
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Blessings: The Tsoknyi Nangchen Nuns of Tibet
104 minutes
Join Buddhist teacher Tsoknyi Rinpoche III and a small group of western students on a journey to the remote, mountainous region of Nangchen in Eastern Tibet, and meet the Tsoknyi Nangchen Nuns who practice an ancient yogic ...
Only available in Canada, United States
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4.346775
Women of Bhakti
29 minutes
Journey from the sacred villages of India to the modern practice of bhakti in the West – uncovering the pure essence of this timeless tradition.
Available worldwide
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Jane's Journey
106 minutes
It would be hard to name anyone who has had more of an impact in the realm of animal research and wildlife conservation than Jane Goodall. Here is an inspiring portrait of the private person behind the world-famous icon.
Only available in United States
3.833335
Women Bringing Forth Spiritual Change: A Spiritual Trilogy
3 Episodes
In this 3-part series, Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Roberta Cantow explores spirituality with women who are active in bringing forth change.
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4.90761
Juliette of the Herbs
76 minutes
The inspiring story of Juliette de Bairacli Levy – herbalist, traveler, author and pioneer of holistic veterinary medicine.
Available worldwide
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4.65
Cave in the Snow
52 minutes
British-born Tenzin Palmo isolated herself in a cave in the Himalayas at 14,000 feet above sea level. Here, with only the company of wolves and snow leopards, she embarked upon a 12-year period of intensive Buddhist meditation.
Only available in Canada, United States
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4.783505
Himalaya, Land of Women
53 minutes
A fascinating and beautiful look at the daily life of women in a remote Himalayan village. In a spectacular setting, they work hard to keep their families alive – but will you think of it as a burden or a blessing?
Only available in Canada, United States
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Women and Spirituality
3 Episodes
Women and Spirituality explores the power of the sacred feminine in mythological, historical and cultural contexts.
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4.89655
Arise
80 minutes
On every continent, women are rising up and leading efforts to protect and restore the natural environment, serving as role models and empowering others to respect the earth and take action.
Available worldwide
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Living without Money
52 minutes
Can you live happily without money? In this fascinating and thought-provoking documentary, we meet a woman who gave up all money 14 years ago, and supports herself by exchanging favors.
Not available in Italy, Taiwan
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4.875
Raw Faith
92 minutes
An intimate and revealing documentary that follows two years in the private life of Marilyn Sewell, an outspoken and socially progressive Unitarian minister who has re-energized her Portland community.
Only available in Canada, United States

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brightnewday, posted on October 28, 2013

One problem I have that is really frustrating is that when I click to read more than a one liner about the video I am about to watch, the larger paragraph appears (which I really want to read) but it flips right into the video leaving me NO TIME to read about the video beforehand--to see whether I choose to watch it or not. Please let these overviews of the video stay on longer so that we can read them. I also do miss the Search function you had before. I wish you had full list of the names of the videos and that we could click on the name and get the video page with the review of it. I have so little idea which videos come under which category (except for the food and nature ones). Many are repeated in different categories. I think we viewers are baffled by this organization. We do want the Search function returned, and I'd like a written out list of all videos, alphabetically listed, containing the names of the main interviewees. That way we will be able to find what we are looking for. Thanks so much. Many videos seem to need buffering all the time. I don't know if this is your problem or mine, but it is really frustrating. It didn't used to do this. Can you clear up some of these problems please? Thanks. I am a huge fan, but with the new frustrations, I can't take the time to find what I'm looking for. Gloria Orenstein

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