Miss representation [videorecording] /

by Newsom, Jennifer Siebel [aus]; Scully, Regina Kulik [pro]; Dreyfous, Geralyn White [pro]; Redlich, Sarah Johnson [pro]; Congdon, Jessica [aus]; Holland, Eric [cmp]; Cvetko, Svetlana [cng]; Heldman, Caroline; Rice, Condoleezza; Feinstein, Dianne; Huerta, Dolores; Davis, Geena; Steinem, Gloria; Katz, Jackson; Fonda, Jane; Kilbourne, Jean; Pozner, Jennifer L; Couric, Katie; Ling, Lisa; Durham, Meenakshi Gigi; Cho, Margaret; Lauzen, Martha M; Pelosi, Nancy; Mitchell, Pat; Maddow, Rachel; Dawson, Rosario; Girls Club Entertainment; Ro*Co Films Educational (Firm).
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: [Sausalito, Calif.] : [San Francisco, Calif.] : Ro*co Films Educational ; Girls Club Entertainment, c2011Edition: 90 min. version; customized educational footage.Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.Title notes: $20.00 11-2012 (db)Other title: Misrepresentation.Subject(s): Mass media -- United States -- Influence | Mass media -- Social aspects | Identity (Psychology) and mass media | Mass media and teenage girls | Mass media and children | Sex role in mass media | Mass media -- Social aspects -- United States | Women in popular culture -- United States | Women in mass media | Body image in women -- United States | Women -- United States -- Attitudes | Women -- United States -- Social conditions -- 21st century | Educational films | Documentary films | Nonfiction films | Feature films | DVD-Video discsOnline resources: Film website 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.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.
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Adult Collection Media Center DVD DVD 302.23 MIS Available 39270003662867

$20.00 11-2012 (db)

DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation ; 16:9 aspect ratio; Dolby digital 2.0.

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.

Director of photography, Svetlana Cvetko ; original music by Eric Holland.

Originally produced in 2011.

Some production credits from container.

Sponsored by San Francisco Film Society, in association with Girls Club Entertainment.

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.

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.

Customized footage and curricula K-3rd grade students.

Customized footage and curricula 4-5th grade students.

Customized footage and curricula Middle school students.

Customized footage and curricula High school students.

Customized footage and curricula University students.

Includes public performance rights. MnManS