A Woman's Work: The NFL's Cheerleader Problem

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Film Info
Film Type:Official Selection
Documentary Feature
Themes:Current Events/History
Social Justice
Sports
Release Year:2019
Runtime:81 min
Production Country:USA
Original Language:English
Subtitles:No
Website:https://www.awomansworkdoc.com/
Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/awomansworkdoc/
Twitter:https://twitter.com/awomansworkdoc
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Yu Gu
Cast:Maria Pinzone
Producer(s):Yu Gu
Screenwriter:Elizabeth Ai

Description

Football and feminism collide as we follow two former NFL cheerleaders who file class-action lawsuits against their teams and the league alleging wage theft and illegal employment practices. After more than 50 years of pervasive silence, these women expose the gender inequality at the heart of America’s favorite pastime.

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