Directed by Jennifer Siebel Newsom
90 min. | 2011 | USA
This revealing documentary explores how American mainstream media contributes to the under-representation of women in positions of power. With stories told by teenage girls and provocative interviews with active women including Condoleezza Rice, Nancy Pelosi and Katie Couric, Miss Representation is a powerful exploration of modern society and the woman’s place within it.
Official Selection: 2011 Sundance Film Festival, 2011 Dallas Film Festival, 2011 Atlanta Film Festival, 2011 Silverdocs Film Festival; Winner: Audience Award – 2011 Sonoma Film Festival