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Speaking Our Peace

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Filmed in Canada, Britain and the U.S.S.R., this hour-long documentary focuses on local and international peace initiatives by women. Featured in the film are Rosalie Bertell, Marion Dewar, Muriel Duckworth, Ursula M. Franklin, Darlene Keju, Margaret Laurence, Solanges Vincent and Kathleen Wallace-Deering. In interviews and in encounters with Soviet women, they outline their views on war and peace. The film includes scenes of women in mass demonstrations at Litton Systems Canada and at Greenham Common in England, as well as footage of ordinary citizens who must live with the health and environmental problems caused by uranium mining and nuclear weapons testing.

1985, 55 min 19 s

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Best of Category - Category: Women's Issues - with a cash prize of 200$US
Whole Life Expo Film/Video Festival
April 29 1989, San Francisco - USA

Honorable Mention
Vermont International Film Festival
June 28 to July 2 1987, Burlington - USA

First Prize - Gold Award - Category: Contemporary Issues
John Muir Medical Film Festival
June 22 1986, Walnut Creek - USA