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It's a girl's world [videorecording (DVD)] / a National Film Board of Canada production ; directed and written by Lynn Glazier ; producer, Gerry Flahive.

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Public Safety Canada Library

Resource

DVDs

Alternate Title

Une affaire de filles.

Call Number

BF 637 .B85 I7 2004d

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Description

1 videodisc (149 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. (DVD)

Note

"A documentary about social bullying" -- Container.
English and French subtitles not available for special features.
Special features: additional scenes; classroom interactive documentaries; excerpts from CBC Radio One's Ideas " It's a girl's world" radio documentary series.
Complementary sound recording issued by CBC Audio under the title: It's a girl's world : how girls use their power to hurt each other : a documentary about social bullying.
Companion web site: www.nfb.ca/itsagirlsworld. The site includes user's guides, articles, resources, links and information about this documentary project.
Issued also in French under the title: Une affaire de filles.

Summary

This documentary provides an intimate look at a clique of popular 10 year-old girls in Montreal and teenage girls in Mission, B.C., showing how they use whispering, rumours and exclusion to gain social power, concluding that social bullying among girls is both widespread and accepted. The DVD includes the original feature-length film (65 min.), the classroom interactive documentaries (52 min.), additional scenes (30 min.) and excerpts from the CBC Radio Ideas program on aggression and girls.

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