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Release Date:
7 June 1994 (USA) See more »
The role of American women over the past century is examined in both documentary and dramatic form. The framework is a dramatic story which traces a fictional family and its women from generation to generation.
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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 nomination See more »


 (Series Cast) (in credits order)

Jane Fonda ... Narrator (voice)

Justine Bateman ... Elizabeth

Olympia Dukakis ... Joanne

Jasmine Guy ... Family Member

Talia Shire ... Marcia

Madge Sinclair ... Lily

Brooke Smith ... Family Member

Teresa Wright ... Family Member

Angela Bassett ... (voice)

Candice Bergen ... (voice)

Glenn Close ... Family Member (voice)

Blythe Danner ... (voice)

Laura Dern ... Family Member (voice)

Sally Field ... (voice)

Jodie Foster ... Family Member (voice)

Amy Irving ... (voice)

Jessica Lange ... (voice)

Marion Ross ... (voice)

Mary Steenburgen ... (voice)

Meryl Streep ... (voice)

Marlo Thomas ... (voice)

Cicely Tyson ... (voice)

Alfre Woodard ... (voice)

Roseanne Barr ... Herself (as Roseanne Arnold)

Joan Baez ... Herself

Hillary Clinton ... Herself (as Hillary Rodham Clinton)
Ruth Bader Ginsburg ... Herself

Carol Burnett ... Herself

Chris Evert ... Herself
Betty Friedan ... Herself

Lena Horne ... Herself
Erica Jong ... Herself
Pat Schroeder ... Herself

Gloria Steinem ... Herself
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Maya Angelou ... Herself

Halle Berry

Directed by
Chris Harty  (as Christen Harty Schaefer)
Barbara Kopple 
Judy Korin 
Sylvia Morales 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Jacoba Atlas 
Lynn Roth 
Heidi Schulman 
Kyra Thompson 

Produced by
Jacoba Atlas .... executive producer
Kelly D. Hommon .... associate producer
Susan Krakower .... supervising producer
Pat Mitchell .... executive producer
Carol Romo .... coordinating producer
Lynn Roth .... co-producer
Vivian Schiller .... supervising producer
Kyra Thompson .... producer
Lynne Tuite .... producer
Original Music by
Laura Karpman 
Cinematography by
Ellen Kuras 
Film Editing by
Sue Clarke 
Craig A. Colton 
Michael Mayhew 
Judy Reidel 
Production Design by
Conrad E. Angone 
Makeup Department
Barbara Wilder .... assistant hair stylist
Camera and Electrical Department
Elio Concepcion .... assistant camera
Susanna Virtanen .... co-first assistant camera
Other crew
Patrick Harrigan .... production assistant
Nili Sinai .... script supervisor

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Additional Details

355 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
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