Welcome to the Women Film Pioneers Project, a scholarly resource exploring women’s global involvement at all levels of film production during the silent film era.

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Jane Gaines, Radha Vatsal, and Monica Dall’Asta, eds. Women Film Pioneers Project. New York, NY: Columbia University Libraries.

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