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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 ; written, directed & produced by Jennifer Siebel Newsom
Alternate Title Misrepresentation
90 min. version; customized educational footage
[Sausalito, Calif.] : Ro*co Films Educational ; [San Francisco, Calif.] : Girls Club Entertainment, c2011
Location Call Number Status
 Circ.Desk/4 Hr Reserve  HQ1421 .M57 2011    AVAILABLE
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
Physical Description 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation ; 16:9 aspect ratio; Dolby digital 2.0
Performer/Participant 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
Credits Director of photography, Svetlana Cvetko ; original music, Eric Holland
Note Originally produced in 2011
Some production credits from container
Includes customized footage and curricula for the following age groups: university, high school, middle school, 4-5th grade, K-3rd grade; Educator's viewing guide
Summary "[E]xplores 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."--Container
Interest Grade Level 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
Note Sponsored by San Francisco Film Society, in association with Girls Club Entertainment
Alternate Author Newsom, Jennifer Siebel, 1974-
Congdon, Jessica, 1972-
Heldman, Caroline, 1972-
Rice, Condoleezza, 1954-
Feinstein, Dianne, 1933-
Huerta, Dolores, 1930-
Ro*Co Films Educational (Firm)
Girls Club Entertainment

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