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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
Performers
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.
Language
English
Rating
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]
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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  • Access in Virgo Classic
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