Director: Joanne Hershfield, Chapel Hill, NC

Joanne Hershfield is Chair of the Department of Women’s and Gender Studies at the University of Chapel Hill at North Carolina. She has worked in film and video for over twenty years producing and directing award-winning social and cultural documentaries.




Recent documentaries include:
Mama C: Urban Warrior in the African Bush (2012)
These Are Our Children (2010)
Men are Human, Women are Buffalo (2008)
The Gillian Film (2006)
Nuestra Comunidad: Latinos in North Carolina (2002)
Women in Japan: Memories of the Past, Dreams for the Future (2001)
Leading Women (1998)
BetweenTwo Worlds: A Japanese Pilgrimage (1992)