Equal Means Equal
The definitive documentary film on the status of women in america
Featuring interviews with feminist icon Gloria Steinem & Academy Award-winner Patricia Arquette
"Men and women do not have equal rights in the United States - This is proof."
- Elizabeth Plank, Policy Mic
Director: Kamala Lopez
Runtime: 94 minutes
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GENRES: Documentary, Gender Studies, Human Rights/Social Justice, Civil Rights
EQUAL MEANS EQUAL is an unflinching look at how women are treated in the United States today. By following both real life stories and precedent-setting legal cases, director Kamala Lopez discovers how outdated and discriminatory attitudes inform and influence seemingly disparate issues, from workplace matters to domestic violence, rape & sexual assault to the foster care system, the healthcare system, & the legal system. Along the way, she reveals the inadequacy of present laws in place that claim to protect women, ultimately presenting a compelling and persuasive argument for the urgency of ratifying the Equal Rights Amendment.
"The struggle to pass the ERA in the U.S. is experiencing a phenomenal resurgency now, reflected in this film."
- Psychology Today