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Title Half the sky [(DVD) videorecording] / Show of Force and Fugitive Films present ; in association with ITVS ; a special presentation of Independent Lens ; writter, Michelle Ferrari ; producer, Joshua Bennett ; directed by Maro Chermayeff.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Docurama Films, [2012]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Nonfiction  362.8309172 HAL    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  362.8309172 HAL    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 3 hr., 52 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details 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, Nicholas Kristof.
Credits Editors, E. Donna Shepherd, Howard Sharp ; cinematography, Robert Hanna, Wolfgang Held ; original music by Nico Abondolo.
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.
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.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
Subject Women's rights -- Developing countries -- Case studies -- Videodiscs.
Women -- Crimes against -- Developing countries -- Case studies -- Videodiscs.
Women -- Developing countries -- Social conditions -- Case studies -- Videodiscs.
Genre DVD-video discs.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Documentary films.
Film adaptations.
Added Author Chermayeff, Maro, director.
Ferrari, Michelle, screenwriter.
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-
Shepherd, E. Donna, film editor.
Sharp, Howard, film editor.
Abondolo, Nico, composer.
Held, Wolfgang, 1963- cinematographer.
Docurama (Firm)
Show of Force (Firm)
Fugitive Films.
Independent Television Service.
Independent Lens.
Note Subtitle on container: Turning oppression into opportunity for women worldwide
ISBN 1422922278
Standard No. 767685278482
Music No. NNVG278481 Docurama Films
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