Give us a smile

Description

English

This film takes a creative look at the ways in which women can face harassment on an everyday level. This clip looks at stereotyped media images of women. The film was made in 1983 by Leeds Animation Workshop.

Leeds Animation Workshop

Leeds Animation Workshop is a not-for-profit organisation that was set up in 1976 by a group of women friends. Since its beginning it has always been run by women and creates films that make ‘complex or sensitive issues more accessible to audiences, and at times offering an alternative point of view’.

You can see more clips from Leeds Animation Workshop in Education, Equality and Work, Family and Children and Politics and Legislation.

Transcript

Transcript

Women should be wary of strangers if they’re walking alone and at any time should keep to well-lit roads and thoroughfares. If possible they should try to walk home in the company of someone they know. They should not accept lifts. What is more important than anything else is that they are personally vigilant. They must not go anywhere by themselves after dark. They must not be lulled into a false sense of security.
Title:
Give us a smile
Date:
1983
Duration:
1:26
Format:
Video
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Leeds Animation Workshop
Held by
Leeds Animation Workshop

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