MAKERS films

Going Off Script with Grace Lee, Director of MAKERS: Women in Politics

Grace Lee spoke with senators and representatives, journalists and community leaders for MAKERS: Women in Politics, the final film in our six-part series rewriting women into history. Read More »

Definitive Moments of American Women in Politics

During 2014's midterm elections, Alma Adams made history. The North Carolina Democrat defeated Republican Vince Coakley to join 79 women in the House and 20 in the Senate, making this the record number of women in U.S. Congress. Read More »

Here's to Women Who Run

On Sunday, we celebrated the women in the New York City Marathon, striding down the street to cheers of "Mary!" and "Jemma!" Today, we cheer for women who run in a different kind of race, those who establish a platform and then stand on it, who fight for the rights they believe in on a national s Read More »

MAKERS Women in Comedy: Up Next on PBS

On Tuesday, September 30, MAKERS premieres Women in Comedy, the first of six films that rewrite women into history. Read More »