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Author: Michelle FerrariMira ChangJoshua Bennett, (Producer)Maro ChermayeffGeorge ClooneyAll authors
Publisher: [New York] : Docuramafilms, [New York]: New Video Group [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Actress/advocates and New York Times journalist Nicholas Kristof meet individuals who are doing work to empower women and girls everywhere. These are stories of challenge, transformation and hope.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Feature films
Case studies
Documentaries and Factual Films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michelle Ferrari; Mira Chang; Joshua Bennett, (Producer); Maro Chermayeff; George Clooney; Nicholas D Kristof; Sheryl WuDunn; America Ferrera; Diane Lane; Eva Mendes; Meg Ryan; Gabrielle Union; Olivia Wilde; Robert Hanna, (Cinematographer); Wolfgang Held; E Donna Shepherd; Howard Sharp; Nico Abondolo; Show of Force (Firm),; Fugitive Films,; Independent Television Service,; Docurama (Firm),; New Video Group,
ISBN: 1422922278 9781422922279
Language Note: In English with various foreign languages subtitled in English.
OCLC Number: 813444608
Notes: Originally broadcast in two parts as part of the PBS documentary television series Independent Lens in 2012.
Inspired by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn's book "Half the sky".
"This program contains mature subject matter; viewer discretion is advised."
Extras: [Disc 1]: Exclusive clips: Nick talks to men's group (Sierra Leone) (7:01); Additional clips: Nick radio show (Cambodia) (8:00), Dr. Cole (Sierra Leone) (5:00), Toul Kork Road (Cambodia) (3:00); Actress interviews: Eva Mendes (3:00), Meg Ryan (3:00), Gabrielle Union (3:00). [Disc 2]: Exclusive clips: Mother/daughter lunch at New Light (India) (6:37), Midwives module piece (India) (8:15), Sheryl WuDunn Denver speech (15:00), Sheryl WuDunn roundtable discussion with Rachel Lloyd (6:00); Additional clips: Fistulas (Somaliland) (6:00), Shining hope (Kenya) (10:00); Actress interviews: Diane Lane (2:00), America Ferrera (3:00), Olivia Wilde (5:00).
Credits: Directors of photography, Robert Hanna, Wolfgang Held ; editors, E. Donna Shepherd, Howard Sharp ; senior creative advisors, Nicholas D. Kristof, Sheryl WuDunn ; music by Nico Abondolo.
Performer(s): Introduced by George Clooney ; featuring Nicholas Kristof, Sheryl WuDunn, America Ferrera, Diane Lane, Eva Mendes, Meg Ryan, Gabrielle Union, Olivia Wilde.
Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 3 hr., 52 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround or 2.0 stereo.
Contents: [Disc 1]. Part I --
[disc 2]. Part II.
Other Titles: Independent lens (Television program)
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.

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Actress/advocates and New York Times journalist Nicholas Kristof meet individuals who are doing work to empower women and girls everywhere. These are stories of challenge, transformation and hope.
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