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The Resource Half the sky, Show of Force and Fugitive Films present ; in association with ITVS ; a special presentation of Independent lens ; writer, Michelle Ferrari ; series producer, Mira Chang ; producer, Joshua Bennett ; directed by Maro Chermayeff ; inspired by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn's book

Half the sky, Show of Force and Fugitive Films present ; in association with ITVS ; a special presentation of Independent lens ; writer, Michelle Ferrari ; series producer, Mira Chang ; producer, Joshua Bennett ; directed by Maro Chermayeff ; inspired by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn's book

Label
Half the sky
Title
Half the sky
Statement of responsibility
Show of Force and Fugitive Films present ; in association with ITVS ; a special presentation of Independent lens ; writer, Michelle Ferrari ; series producer, Mira Chang ; producer, Joshua Bennett ; directed by Maro Chermayeff ; inspired by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn's book
Title variation
Half the sky
Title variation remainder
turning oppression into opportunity for women worldwide
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Cinematographer
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Contributor
Film distributor
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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
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Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Independent lens (Television program)
Credits note
Senior creative advisors, Nicholas D. Kristof, Sheryl WuDunn ; editors, E. Donna Shepherd, Howard Sharp ; directors of photography, Robert Hanna, Wolfgang Held ; original music by Nico Abondolo
Date time place
Originally broadcast in two parts as part of the PBS documentary television series IndependentLens in 2012
Dewey number
305.4209172/4
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles
LC call number
HQ1236.5.D44
LC item number
H35 2012
PerformerNote
Featuring Meg Ryan, Diane Lane, Gabrielle Union, Eva Mendes, America Ferrera, Olivia Wilde, Nicholas Kristof ; introduced by George Clooney
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  • 1959-
  • 1974-
  • 1984-
  • 1959-
  • 1963-
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  • Ferrari, Michelle
  • Chang, Mira
  • Bennett, Joshua
  • Chermayeff, Maro
  • Kristof, Nicholas D.
  • Ryan, Meg
  • Lane, Diane
  • Union, Gabrielle
  • Mendes, Eva
  • Ferrera, America
  • Wilde, Olivia
  • Shepherd, E. Donna
  • WuDunn, Sheryl
  • Sharp, Howard
  • Hanna, Robert
  • Held, Wolfgang
  • Abondolo, Nico
  • Show of Force (Firm)
  • Fugitive Films
  • Independent Television Service
  • Docurama (Firm)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
232
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  • Women's rights
  • Women
  • Women
Technique
live action
Label
Half the sky, Show of Force and Fugitive Films present ; in association with ITVS ; a special presentation of Independent lens ; writer, Michelle Ferrari ; series producer, Mira Chang ; producer, Joshua Bennett ; directed by Maro Chermayeff ; inspired by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn's book
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Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • Subtitle on container: Turning oppression into opportunity for women worldwide
  • "This program contains mature subject matter; viewer discretion is advised."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
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
Control code
ocn813444608
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approx. 3 hr., 52 min.)
Isbn
9781422922279
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
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
Stock number
10012558
System control number
(Sirsi) 1499129
System details
DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, 2.0 stereo
Terms governing use
Information on public performance rights available at the Information Desk
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Half the sky, Show of Force and Fugitive Films present ; in association with ITVS ; a special presentation of Independent lens ; writer, Michelle Ferrari ; series producer, Mira Chang ; producer, Joshua Bennett ; directed by Maro Chermayeff ; inspired by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn's book
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • Subtitle on container: Turning oppression into opportunity for women worldwide
  • "This program contains mature subject matter; viewer discretion is advised."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
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
Control code
ocn813444608
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approx. 3 hr., 52 min.)
Isbn
9781422922279
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
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
Stock number
10012558
System control number
(Sirsi) 1499129
System details
DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, 2.0 stereo
Terms governing use
Information on public performance rights available at the Information Desk
Video recording format
DVD

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