Plot & Details
With the text taken entirely from the journals of real life leaders in the women's suffrage movement, Out of Our Fathers' House offers a compelling look at the fight for gender equality. Among the women featured include Elizabeth Cady Stanton, the original founder of the movement; famous labor organizer "Mother" Mary Jones; and Dr. Anna Shaw, a frontier minister famous for carrying a loaded pistol at all times. The play features Carol Kane and two-time Oscar-winner Dianne Wiest.
- Genre(s): Art and Experimental,Documentary,Special Interest
- Run Time: 60min.
- DVD Release Date: 08/12/2003
- Director(s): Jack Hofsiss
- Starring: Dianne Wiest , Carol Kane , Jan Miner , Jackie Burroughs , Maureen Anderman
- Themes: Questioning Gender Roles
- Keywords: Equal-Rights, diary, equality, suffrage, women's-issues
- Language: English