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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.

Newsom, Jennifer Siebel, 1974- (Screenwriter, Director, Producer). Scully, Regina Kulik (Producer). Congdon, Jessica, 1972- (Screenwriter, Film editor). Holland, Eric (Composer). Cvetko, Svetlana (Cinematographer). Heldman, Caroline, 1972- (Added Author). Rice, Condoleezza, 1954- (Added Author). Feinstein, Dianne, 1933- (Added Author). Huerta, Dolores, 1930- (Added Author). Davis, Geena (Added Author). Steinem, Gloria (Added Author). Katz, Jackson (Added Author). Fonda, Jane, 1937- (Added Author). Kilbourne, Jean (Added Author). Pozner, Jennifer L. (Added Author). Couric, Katie, 1957- (Added Author). Ling, Lisa (Added Author). Durham, Meenakshi Gigi (Added Author). Cho, Margaret (Added Author). Lauzen, Martha M. (Added Author). Pelosi, Nancy, 1940- (Added Author). Mitchell, Pat, 1943- (Added Author). Maddow, Rachel (Added Author). Dawson, Rosario (Added Author). Ro*Co Films Educational (Firm) (Added Author). Girls Club Entertainment (Added Author).

Electronic resources

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Library Reserve Desk DVD 4860 37684001065304 Learning Center Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 90 min. version; customized educational footage.
  • Publisher: [Sausalito, Calif.] : Ro*co Films Educational ; c2011.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Faculty reserve.
Material for LSOC-220 (Denisch).
Originally produced in 2011.
Some production credits from container.
DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation ; 16:9 aspect ratio; Dolby digital 2.0.
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.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Svetlana Cvetko ; original music, Eric Holland.
Participant or Performer Note:
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, etc.:
"[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.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation ; 16:9 aspect ratio; Dolby digital 2.0.
Subject: 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.
Genre: Educational films.
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.

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