One Woman, One Vote

Showed at Images 1/18/2020

Starring: Narrated by Susan Sarandon

Guest Speaker: Bette Craig, The Northern Berkshire Suffrage Centennial Coalition

Admission is free.

This PBS documentary is a sweeping look at the women’s suffrage movement, from Elizabeth Cady Stanton’s famous Seneca Falls call to arms to the passage and ratification of the 19th Amendment, which granted women voting rights. Narrated by Susan Sarandon, the documentary features historical photos and video clips of the suffrage movement, as well as a number of historians who provide needed context. The film also delves into the deep divisions within the suffrage movement.

  • Runtime: 2 hours
  • Genre: Documentary

“Inspiring without being rhapsodic. It tells as much about the exigencies of American politics as about the heroism of three generations of American women.”

– New York Times