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Title Half the sky [videorecording] : turning oppression into opportunity for women worldwide / Show of Force and Fugitive Films present ; in association with ITVS ; a special presentation of Independent Lens ; director, Maro Chermayeff ; producer, Joshua Bennett.
Published [New York] : Docurama Films, [2012]
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Description 2 videodiscs (ca. 3 hr., 52 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Executive producers, Maro Chermayeff, Jamie Gordon, Mikaela Beardsley, Jeff Dupre ; composer, Nico Abondolo.
Note Special features: Extended and deleted scenes and interviews; PSAs; trailers; mini-campaign videos; Next steps: How to take action; bonus content for Facebook game.
"Based on the best-selling book by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn." -- container.
System Reqs DVD; NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Cast Meg Ryan, Diane Lane, Gabrielle Union, Eva Mendes, America Ferrera, Olivia Wilde, George Clooney.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
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.
Language Closed-captioned.
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.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Related Names Chermayeff, Maro. Director. Producer.
Bennett, Joshua (Producer) Producer.
Ryan, Meg.
Lane, Diane.
Ferrera, America, 1984-
Mendes, Eva, 1974-
Union, Gabrielle.
Wilde, Olivia.
Kristof, Nicholas D., 1959-
WuDunn, Sheryl, 1959-
Clooney, George.
Abondolo, Nico. Composer.
Show of Force (Firm)
Fugitive Films.
Docurama (Firm)
Independent Television Service.
Alternate Title Turning oppression into opportunity for women worldwide
Related Titles Independent lens (Television program)
ISBN 1422922278
Standard # 767685278482
Publisher # NNVG278481 Docurama Films
OCLC number 813444608