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Girls like us [videorecording] / a film by Jane C. Wagner & Tina DiFeliciantonio ; produced in association with ITVS
Alternate Title Also released under title: Girls like us : 4 years in the lives of 4 girls [videorecording]
New York, NY : Women Make Movies [distributor], 1997
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  HQ27.5 .G57 1997    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Teenage girls -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Case studies
Teenage girls -- Sexual behavior -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Teenage girls -- Sexual behavior -- United States
Teenage girls -- United States -- Case studies
Teenage pregnancy -- United States -- Case studies
Teenage girls -- Sexual behavior -- United States -- Case studies
Subject South Philadelphia (Philadelphia, Pa.) -- Social conditions
Subject(s) Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Physical Description 1 videodisc (57 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD
Credits Producers/directors, Jane C. Wagner, Tina DiFeliciantonio ; editor, Jane C. Wagner ; cinematographer, Tina DiFeliciantonio
Summary This documentary explores female teenage experiences of sexuality and pregnancy. An ethnically diverse group of four working class girls strut, flirt and testify about their lives. Filmed in South Philadelphia over a period of four years and following its protaganists from age 14 to 18, it brings into sharp relief the conflicts of growing up female, exposing the impact of class, sexism and violence on the dreams and expectations of teenage girls
Performer/Participant With Lisa Bronca, Anna Chau, Raelene Cox, De'Yona Moore, Chentevy Saing
Alternate Author Wagner, Jane C
DiFeliciantonio, Tina
Independent Television Service
Women Make Movies (Firm)

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