Item Details

Performing the Border [videorecording]

a film by Ursula Biemann
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
"Set in Ciudad Juarez, where U.S. multinational corporations assemble equipment across the border from El Paso, Texas, this work investigates the growing impact of the global economy on Mexican women who live and work in the area. The video explores the sexualization of the border through labor division, prostitution, the expression of female desires in the entertainment industry, and sexual violence in the public sphere..."--Container.
Director
Ursula Biemann
Release Date
1999
Run Time
42 min.
Language
In English and Spanish with English subtitles
Notes
  • This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
  • Title from container.
Published
New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Women Make Movies, [1999]
Terms of Use
Public performance rights secured.
Description
1 videodisc (42 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD-R.
Technical Details
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