Madelyn Osur

Film Library

As an ongoing commitment to bring film to our community, RMWF provides one of the largest collections of film featuring the work of female filmmakers. There is a suggested donation to join the Madelyn Osur Film Library. See details below.

Hours

Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm
Call ahead – 719.226.0450
We recommend that you call before coming by to ensure someone will be in the office.

Location

2727 N. Cascade Ave, Suite 140
Colorado Springs, CO 80907

Cost
  • Individual Membership
    Suggested donation $20
  • Group Membership
    Suggested donation $50
    Three or more people

Gift, The

The Gift is the retelling of an old urban myth this time set in New York City on Christmas Eve. This silent short is black comedy at its most poignant: about a woman, loss and the intrusion of practical reality.

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Girl Unbound

At a young age, Maria discovered her love for one of Pakistan’s most popular sports—squash— even though women were restricted to play. To support her passion, her family allowed her to pass as a boy. Maria’s identity was exposed as she rose to success and the Taliban brandished her a target. Yet, Maria continued to compete and used her talents to advocate women’s rights to education and sports. Aware of the consequences this may bring from the Taliban, she believes it is her right as a human being, and as a Muslim woman, to be free.

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Girls Like Us

A depiction of the teenage lives of four ethnically diverse girls, the film depicts the conflicts and hopes of growing up female in Philadelphia.

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Glena

Glena Avila is a single mother in her 30’s who decides to bank her future on a career as a mixed martial arts (MMA) cage fighter.

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God Loves Uganda

Academy Award-winning filmmaker Roger Ross Williams explores the role of the American Evangelical movement in fueling Uganda’s terrifying turn towards the proposed death penalty for homosexuality.

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Google Baby

Google Baby is a journey across three continents telling the story of the up and coming baby production industry in the age of globalization, in the form of outsourcing surrogacy to India.

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Grandpa and Me

A world all on its own of humour, warmth and love: Between a boy, David, and his bedridden grandfather, Bosse, there is deep friendship. Bosse is very ill and he is so happy when his little grandson

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Growing Up Coy

“Growing Up Coy” is a feature-length documentary that centers around a young Colorado family who engages in a highly publicized legal battle and landmark civil rights case, as they fight for their 6-year-old transgender daughter Coy Mathis’s right to use the girls’ bathroom at her school. The Mathis family’s case in 2013, was the first in the United States to decide in favor of a transgender youth using the bathroom facility that corresponds with their gender identity. The film asks a universal question that any parent could face: “How far would you go to fight for your child’s equal rights?”

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Guilty Pleasures

Every four seconds a Harlequin Mills & Boon romance novel is sold somewhere in the world. In India, the books give Shumita hope that her straying husband will return. In Japan, housewife Hiroko yearns to make fantasy reality with her handsome ballroom…

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Library Policy

Films are available to borrow for all local residents of the Pikes Peak Region. Up to THREE FILMS (3) may be checked out at one time for up to TEN (10) DAYS. 

These DVDs are the property of Rocky Mountain Women’s Film. Use is authorized for private home screenings only. Reproduction or public showings of these films, in whole or in part, are strictly prohibited. If you are interested in showing a film to a larger audience, please contact RMWF to make arrangements with the appropriate distributor and/or filmmaker.

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