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Half the sky [videorecording] : turning oppression into opportunity for women / Show of Force, LLC ; director, Maro Chermayeff ; producer, Joshua Bennett.

Chermayeff, Maro. (Added Author). Bennett, Joshua. (Added Author). Ryan, Meg. (Added Author). Lane, Diane. (Added Author). Union, Gabrielle. (Added Author). Docurama (Firm) (Added Author). Meg Ryan, Diane Lane, Gabrielle Union, Eva Mendes, America Ferrera, Olivia Wilde. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Summary:

Take an unforgettable journey with six actress/advocates and New York Times journalist Kristof to meet some of the most courageous individuals of our time, who are doing extraordinary work to empower women and girls everywhere. These are stories of heartbreaking challenge, dramatic transformation and enduring hope.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library DVD 362.8309 HAL (Text) 33892100049585 Adult DVDs DVD None 12/13/2012 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1422922278
  • ISBN: 9781422922279
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 3 hr., 52 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Docurama Films, [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from web page.
Special features: Extended and deleted scenes and interviews; PSAs; trailers; mini-campaign videos; Next steps: How to take action; bonus content for Facebook game.
"This program contains mature subject matter; viewer discretion is advised."
Originally broadcast in two parts as part of the PBS documentary television series IndependentLens in 2012.
Participant or Performer Note:
Meg Ryan, Diane Lane, Gabrielle Union, Eva Mendes, America Ferrera, Olivia Wilde.
Summary, etc.:
Take an unforgettable journey with six actress/advocates and New York Times journalist Kristof to meet some of the most courageous individuals of our time, who are doing extraordinary work to empower women and girls everywhere. These are stories of heartbreaking challenge, dramatic transformation and enduring hope.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Subject: Women's rights > Developing countries > Case studies.
Women > Crimes against > Developing countries > Case studies.
Women > Developing countries > Social conditions > Case studies.
Genre: Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Film adaptations.

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