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Author: Jennifer Siebel NewsomRegina Kulik ScullyGeralyn White DreyfousSarah Johnson RedlichJessica CongdonAll authors
Publisher: [Sausalito, Calif.] : Ro*co Films Educational ; [San Francisco, Calif.] : Girls Club Entertainment, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : 90 min. version; customized educational footageView all editions and formats
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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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Genre/Form: Educational films
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Feature films
DVD-Video discs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Siebel Newsom; Regina Kulik Scully; Geralyn White Dreyfous; Sarah Johnson Redlich; Jessica Congdon; Eric Holland; Svetlana Cvetko; Caroline Heldman; Condoleezza Rice; Dianne Feinstein; Dolores Huerta; Geena Davis; Gloria Steinem; Jackson Katz; Jane Fonda; Jean Kilbourne; Jennifer L Pozner; Katie Couric; Lisa Ling; Meenakshi Gigi Durham; Margaret Cho; Martha M Lauzen; Nancy Pelosi; Pat Mitchell; Rachel Maddow; Rosario Dawson; Girls Club Entertainment.; Ro*Co Films Educational (Firm)
OCLC Number: 748852980
Notes: Originally produced in 2011.
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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.
Credits: Director of photography, Svetlana Cvetko ; original music by Eric Holland.
Performer(s): 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.
Target Audience: K-3rd grade students.; 4-5th grade students.; Middle school students.; High school students.; University students.
Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation ; 16:9 aspect ratio; Dolby digital 2.0.
Other Titles: Misrepresentation
Responsibility: 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.
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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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Miss Representation

(EMRO user published 2011-09-08 ) Good Permalink
If you watch and review enough documentary film, you inevitably learn a couple of rather disheartening lessons. For one, it becomes quickly and abundantly apparent that noble intentions, good causes, heartfelt sentiments, and even fascinating ideas and subjects don't automatically (or even frequently)...
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by dejuanreddick (WorldCat user published 2013-04-09) Good Permalink

This items is quite popular amongst the education professionals at our university. Eye opening and educational to say the least. 

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