You can’t be what you can’t see.
“Explores the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence in America, and challenges the media’s limited portrayal of what it means to be a powerful woman.“
This 85 minute documentary, written, directed and produced by Jennifer Newsom talks to various women about what media representation in the US and the rest of the world is like and how it tries to shape people’s perceptions of Women. It features Pat Mitchell, Marissa Mayer, Jean Kilbourne, Jennifer Pozner, Margaret Cho, Katie Couric and a host of others. Discussion will be held after the movie but is not mandatory.
This free showing will be at The Foundry, 3rd floor in the large Conference Room. Feel free to bring snacks and drinks to enjoy and/or share. As always, popcorn will be provided.