19th-century Boston woman dedicated to the suffrage movement, meets a faith healer's daughter, a Mississippi lawyer also has eyes for the young woman. Written by
Joyce Kavitsky <Kavitsky@erols.com>
A BEAUTIFUL FILM . . . An intimate and exquisite probe of the feminist heart. [Australia Theatrical]
Did You Know?
During filming, actress Madeleine Potter
noticed that one of her costumes had the name "Nastassja Kinski
" sewn into it. As it turned out, the dress had originally been made to be used in the movie Tess
(1979). See more
After a title card has advised us we are in New York City in l876, Olive Chancellor writes a check for Mr. Tarrant, dated Septmber 13, 1875. See more
Don't you believe in the coming of a better day that it's possible to do something for the human race?
Hmm, well... what strikes me most, Ms. Olive, it's that human race's got to bear its troubles.
But that's what men says to keep women in the position they have made for her.
The position of women is nothing but to make food and meals.
Don't you believe in our emancipation?
I'll tell you after the meeting.