When MIT Media Lab researcher Joy Buolamwini discovers that most facial-recognition software misidentifies women and darker-skinned faces, she delves into an investigation of widespread bias in algorithms. The doc is dominated by women. But Kantayya and Buolamwini also keenly understand that if the dangers of A. Shalini Kantayya. She directed the season finale episode for the National Geographic television series Breakthrough, a series profiling trailblazing scientists transforming the future.
Second World, Second Sex: How the socialist women of the East shaped feminism
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The poignant stills, gritty undercover footage, and squirm-worthy interviews with those who surround these young women weave together a narrative that pulls few punches but demands viewers' attention. The storytelling and visual composition alone make this film absolutely captivating. The viewer, however, gleans a desire for them to exist outside that industry; to effectively end, not just document, that cycle of abuse. Mimi Chakarova.