Half the sky : turning oppression into opportunity for women worldwide /

Six actress /advocates and New York Times journalist Nicholas Kristof meet some of the most courageous individuals of our time, who are doing extraordinary work to empower women and girls everywhere.

Corporate Author: Show of Force (Firm),
Other Authors: Ferrari, Michelle,, Chang, Mira,, Bennett, Joshua (Producer),, Chermayeff, Maro,, Ryan, Meg., Lane, Diane., Union, Gabrielle., Mendes, Eva, 1974-, Ferrera, America, 1984-, Wilde, Olivia., WuDunn, Sheryl, 1959-, Abondolo, Nico,, Kristof, Nicholas D., 1959-, Fugitive Films,, Independent Television Service,, Docurama (Firm),, New Video Group,
Format: Video DVD
Language: English
Published: [New York] : Docuramafilms, [2012]
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Summary: Six actress /advocates and New York Times journalist Nicholas Kristof meet some of the most courageous individuals of our time, who are doing extraordinary work to empower women and girls everywhere.
Item Description: Subtitle from menu screen.
Produced by Show of Force and Fugitive Films in association with ITVS; a special presentation of Independent Lens.
Inspired by the book by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn.
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.
Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (3 hr., 54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Format: DVD format. NTSC; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround or 2.0 stereo.
Production Credits: Executive producers, Maro Chermayeff, Mikaela Beardsley, Jamie Gordon, Jeff Dupre ; series producer, Mira Chang ; senior creative advisors, Nicholas D. Kristof, Sheryl WuDunn ; directors of photography, Robert Hanna, Wolfgang Held ; editors, E. Donna Shepherd, Howard Sharp ; original music, Nico Abondolo.
ISBN: 1422922278
9781422922279