The power and strength of women is often overlooked in fields and professions that are deemed “men’s work,” like STEM, academia, and sports. These fields have plenty of successful and inspirational women who are often ignored and discriminated against. This panel of women professionals explore the biases and prejudices they face, and how they survive and endure.
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Treasure explores the life of Shelley “Treasure” Hilliard, a 19-year-old from Detroit who was brutally murdered in a transphobic hate crime. The crime, however, was not prosecuted as such. With footage of Treasure, her mother, her friends, law enforcement, and community activists, this film is about projections, perceptions, and communities misrepresented and misunderstood. Directed by dream hampton and Natasha T. Miller. 2015. 63 minutes.
By Milcha Sanchez-Scott
Directed by Steve Rothman