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Miss representation [videorecording]

Girls Club Entertainment presents a Jennifer Siebel Newsom & Regina Kulik Scully production ; edited & co-written by Jessica Congdon ; executive producer, Geralyn Dreyfous, Sarah Johnson Redlich, Regina Kulik Scully ; written, directed & produced by Jennifer Siebel Newsom.
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
Explores how mainstream media contributes to the under-representation of women in influential positions in America and challenges the media's limiting and often disparaging portrayals of women, which make it difficult for the average girl to see herself as powerful.
Director
Jennifer Siebel Newsom
Performer(s)
Featured in the film: Caroline Heldman, Condoleezza Rice, Dianne Feinstein, Dolores Huerta, Geena Davis, Gloria Steinem, Jackson Katz, Jane Fonda, Jean Kilbourne, Jennifer Pozner, Katie Couric, Lisa Ling, M. Gigi Durham, Margaret Cho, Martha Lauzen, Nancy Pelosi, Pat Mitchell, Rachel Maddow, Rosario Dawson.
Release Date
2011
Run Time
90 min.
Rating
Customized footage and curricula
K-3rd grade students.
4-5th grade students.
Middle school students.
High school students.
University students.
Notes
Originally produced in 2011.
Some production credits from container.
Includes customized footage and curricula for the following age groups: university, high school, middle school, 4th-5th grade, K-3rd grade; Educator's viewing guide.
Variant title
Misrepresentation
Edition
90 min. version; customized educational footage.
Credits
Director of photography, Svetlana Cvetko ; original music by Eric Holland.
Published
[Sausalito, Calif.] :Ro*co Films Educational ;[San Francisco, Calif.] :Girls Club Entertainment,[2011]©2011
Terms of use
Includes public performance rights.
Related resources
Film website
Description
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation ; 16:9 aspect ratio; Dolby digital 2.0.
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