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JULY 2013 
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RECEIVES
5 EMMY NOMINATIONS!
WMM is thrilled to announce that Academy Award®-winning SAVING FACE has been nominated for 5 Emmy® Awards including Best Documentary -- the most of any film this year! Directed by Daniel Junge and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, SAVING FACE profiles the courageous journeys of female acid attack victims in Pakistan and the plastic surgeon who left a successful London practice to assist them. 
 
Be sure to read more about the film, take advantage of special offers & view the trailer on wmm.com.
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About WMM:
Since our beginnings in 1972, WMM has grown from a feminist filmmakers' collective into an industry-leading nonprofit media arts organization and distributor. For 40 years, WMM has transformed the landscape of filmmaking for women directors and producers, bringing the issues facing women around the world to screens everywhere. Now, with more than 550 films in our catalog, including Academy®, Emmy®, Peabody and Sundance nominees and award winners, WMM is the largest distributor of films by independent women directors in the world. In the last five years, dozens of WMM films have been broadcast on PBS, HBO and the Sundance Channel, among others. 
EGYPT IN THE NEWS: WOMEN SPEAK OUT
In June, the world watched demonstrators crowd the streets of Cairo, rallying together in support of radical political change. Egypt's rich history is rife with unrest, tensions prevailing around issues of secularism, conflicting forms of leadership and decades of violence. As a leader in feminist media, WMM is committed to bringing women's voices to the forefront during these times of revolution and global concern.
 
Take part in this pressing conversation with WMM's diverse collection of Egypt-focused films. By heightening awareness and calling attention to the experience of women, these riveting documentaries provide some much needed historical context to Egypt's rapidly shifting political landscape. 
SPECIAL OFFER! STAY INFORMED WITH WMM'S WOMEN OF EGYPT COLLECTION: 5 FOR $395

As a limited-time offer, WMM is featuring the following Egypt-focused films as a comprehensive collection at $395! These important films explore the historically complex roles of women in Egyptian society, presenting intimate portraits and inviting viewers to view Egypt through Egyptian eyes.

"Exceptional... [H]its a sensitive nerve in a 
region where long wars... still constitute an 
integral part of the people's collective 
memory." -Los Angeles Times


THESE GIRLS (EL-BANATE DOL)
"3 ˝ Stars. Highly Recommended."
-Video Librarian



"Riveting in its veracity, deeply moving in its 
humanity..." 
-Lila Abu-Lughod, Columbia University


COVERED: THE HEJAB IN CAIRO, EGYPT
"This piece is informative, revealing, complex, balanced, and thought-provoking."
-Ricardo Block, Jerome Foundation


Highlights the cultural clash between  
traditional values and young women's  
growing self-awareness in the developing  
world. 

You may place your order directly through WMM's Online Shopping Cart.
 During checkout, enter promo code EGYPTE13 and your discount will be applied. Offer expires 9/30/13. Email orders@wmm.com or call 212.925.0606 x360 for more information. 
 
Cannot be used with any other titles. Other exceptions may apply. Cannot be combined with any other offer
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