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The Resource Half the sky : turning oppression into opportunity for women worldwide, Show of Force and Fugutive Films present ; in association with ITVS ; a special presentation of Independent Lens ; directed by Maro Chermayeff ; written by Michelle Ferrari ; producer, Joshua Bennett, (DVD)

Half the sky : turning oppression into opportunity for women worldwide, Show of Force and Fugutive Films present ; in association with ITVS ; a special presentation of Independent Lens ; directed by Maro Chermayeff ; written by Michelle Ferrari ; producer, Joshua Bennett, (DVD)

Label
Half the sky : turning oppression into opportunity for women worldwide
Title
Half the sky
Title remainder
turning oppression into opportunity for women worldwide
Statement of responsibility
Show of Force and Fugutive Films present ; in association with ITVS ; a special presentation of Independent Lens ; directed by Maro Chermayeff ; written by Michelle Ferrari ; producer, Joshua Bennett
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Take an unforgettable journey with six actress/advocates and New York Times journalist [Nicholas] 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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Original music by Nico Abondolo ; cinematography by Wolfgang Held
Dewey number
305.42091724
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
LC call number
HQ1236.5.D44
LC item number
K75 2012
PerformerNote
Meg Ryan, Diane Lane, Gabrielle Union, Eva Mendes, America Ferrera, Olivia Wilde, Nicholas Kristof, Sheryl WuDunn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1984-
  • 1974-
  • 1959-
  • 1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chermayeff, Maro
  • Bennett, Joshua
  • Ryan, Meg
  • Lane, Diane
  • Ferrera, America
  • Mendes, Eva
  • Union, Gabrielle
  • Wilde, Olivia
  • Kristof, Nicholas D.
  • WuDunn, Sheryl
  • Docurama (Firm)
  • Show of Force (Firm)
  • Fugitive Films
  • Independent Television Service
  • New Video Group
Runtime
224
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women's rights
  • Women
  • Women
  • Documentary films
  • Nonfiction films
  • Film adaptations
  • Feature films
  • DVD videodisc
Technique
live action
Label
Half the sky : turning oppression into opportunity for women worldwide, Show of Force and Fugutive Films present ; in association with ITVS ; a special presentation of Independent Lens ; directed by Maro Chermayeff ; written by Michelle Ferrari ; producer, Joshua Bennett, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Based on the best-selling book by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn." -- container
  • Special features: Extended and deleted scenes and interviews; PSAs; trailers; mini-campaign videos; Next steps: How to take action; bonus content for Facebook game
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
Two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Bonus features, disc 1: Exclusive clips: Nick talks to men's group (Sierra Leone) -- Additional clips: Nick radio show (Cambodia) ; Dr. Cole (Sierra Leone) -- Toul Kork Road (Cambodia) -- Actress interviews: Eva Mendes ; Meg Ryan ; Gabrielle Union
  • Bonus features, disc 2: Exclusive clips: Mother/daughter lunch at New Light (India) ; Midwives module piece (India) ; Sheryl WuDunn Denver speech ; Sheryl WuDunn roundtable speech with Rachel Lloyd -- Additional clips: Fistulas (Somaliland) ; Shining hope (Kenya) -- Actress interviews: Diane Lane ; America Ferrera ; Olivia Wilde -- Facebook game reward offer -- Next steps : how to help
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ; Full screen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 3 hours., 52 minutes)
Isbn
9781422922279
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685278482
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
NNVG278481
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • sky250988141
  • (OCoLC)995292893
  • 852244
System details
DVD; NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Half the sky : turning oppression into opportunity for women worldwide, Show of Force and Fugutive Films present ; in association with ITVS ; a special presentation of Independent Lens ; directed by Maro Chermayeff ; written by Michelle Ferrari ; producer, Joshua Bennett, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • "Based on the best-selling book by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn." -- container
  • Special features: Extended and deleted scenes and interviews; PSAs; trailers; mini-campaign videos; Next steps: How to take action; bonus content for Facebook game
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
Two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Bonus features, disc 1: Exclusive clips: Nick talks to men's group (Sierra Leone) -- Additional clips: Nick radio show (Cambodia) ; Dr. Cole (Sierra Leone) -- Toul Kork Road (Cambodia) -- Actress interviews: Eva Mendes ; Meg Ryan ; Gabrielle Union
  • Bonus features, disc 2: Exclusive clips: Mother/daughter lunch at New Light (India) ; Midwives module piece (India) ; Sheryl WuDunn Denver speech ; Sheryl WuDunn roundtable speech with Rachel Lloyd -- Additional clips: Fistulas (Somaliland) ; Shining hope (Kenya) -- Actress interviews: Diane Lane ; America Ferrera ; Olivia Wilde -- Facebook game reward offer -- Next steps : how to help
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ; Full screen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 3 hours., 52 minutes)
Isbn
9781422922279
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685278482
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
NNVG278481
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • sky250988141
  • (OCoLC)995292893
  • 852244
System details
DVD; NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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