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Killing us softly 3 [videorecording] : advertising's image of women / producer [&] director, Sut Jhally
Alternate Title Advertising's image of women
Killing us softly three
Standard format
Northampton, Mass. : Media Education Foundation, 2002
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  HF5822 .K53 2002    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Women in advertising
Sex in advertising
Body image in women
Sex role
Advertising -- Psychological aspects
Subject Kilbourne, Jean -- Interviews
Subject(s) Nonfiction films
Short films
Documentary films
Physical Description 1 videodisc (34 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD
Language In English, with optional English subtitles
Performer/Participant With Jean Kilbourne
Credits Camera, John Hawkes ... [et al.] ; editor, Sut Jhally
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 2000
Special feature: interview with Jean Kilbourne (25 min.)
Sequel to Killing us softly (c1979) and Still killing us softly (c1987)
Summary Social theorist Jean Kilbourne lectures on the portrayal of women in advertising, arguing that the artificial & stereotypical representations therein negatively effect women's psychological health
Contents Intro -- Taking advertising seriously -- Perceptions & artificiality -- Objectification -- Fragmentation -- Femininity, appearance & slimness -- Cutting girls down to size -- Sexuality, infantization & pornography -- The trivialization of sex -- Violence -- Polarizing femininity & masculinity -- Progress & activism
Alternate Author Jhally, Sut
Kilbourne, Jean
Media Education Foundation

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