Half the sky

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Ferrari, Michelle, screenwriter.
Chang, Mira television producer.
Bennett, Joshua (Producer), film producer.
Chermayeff, Maro, film director.
Clooney, George, on-screen presenter.
[New York] : Docuramafilms, [2012].
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[New York] : Docuramafilms, [2012].
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2 videodiscs (approximately 3 hr., 52 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
1422922278, 9781422922279


General Note
Originally broadcast in two parts as part of the PBS documentary television series Independent Lens in 2012.
General Note
Inspired by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn's book "Half the sky."
General Note
"This program contains mature subject matter; viewer discretion is advised."
General Note
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).
Creation/Production 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.
Introduced by George Clooney ; featuring Nicholas Kristof, Sheryl WuDunn, America Ferrera, Diane Lane, Eva Mendes, Meg Ryan, Gabrielle Union, Olivia Wilde.
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.
System Details
DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround or 2.0 stereo.
In English with various foreign languages subtitled in English.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Ferrari, M., Chang, M., Bennett, J. (., Chermayeff, M., Clooney, G., Kristof, N. D., WuDunn, S., Ferrera, A., Lane, D., Mendes, E., Ryan, M., Union, G., Wilde, O., Hanna, R. (., Held, W., Shepherd, E. D., Sharp, H., & Abondolo, N. (2012). Half the sky . Docuramafilms.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Michelle, Ferrari et al.. 2012. Half the Sky. Docuramafilms.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Michelle, Ferrari et al.. Half the Sky Docuramafilms, 2012.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Ferrari, Michelle,, et al. Half the Sky Docuramafilms, 2012.

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