Half the picture

Format: DVD 2018
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) PN1995.9.W6 H225 2018x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
 
Call Number  (DVD) PN1995.9.W6 H225 2018x
 
 
Summary
Uses the current EEOC investigation into discriminatory hiring practices as a framework for exploring the dearth of women directors working in Hollywood. Features interviews with high profile women directors, including Ava DuVernay (A wrinkle in time), Lena Dunham (Girls), and Jill Soloway (Transparent), who discuss their career paths, struggles, inspirations, and hopes for the future.
Additional Information
Subjects Women motion picture producers and directors -- California -- Los Angeles.
Women motion picture producers and directors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Interviews.
Women in the motion picture industry -- California -- Los Angeles.
Sex discrimination in employment -- California -- Los Angeles.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Documentary films.
Interviews.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [El Segundo, California] :Gravitas Ventures,2018
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Half the picture :
1/2 the picture
Contributors Adrion, Amy, film director, film producer.
Harris, David (Filmmaker), film producer.
DuVernay, Ava, interviewee.
Dunham, Lena, 1986- interviewee.
Soloway, Joey, 1965- interviewee.
Leocadia Films (Firm), presenter, production company.
Gravitas Ventures (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers Interviewees, Ava DuVernay, Lena Dunham, Jill Soloway.
Other Contributors Directors of photography, Yamit Shimonovitz, Soraya Sélène ; editor, Kate Hackett ; music, Laura Karpman & Nora Kroll-Rosenbaum.
Audience Not rated.
Language English
Closed-captioned.
Notes Originally released as a documentary film in 2018.
Special feature: Trailer.
System Details DVD-R (might not be compatible with all players); NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Description 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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