The Resource Slim hopes : advertising & the obsession with thinness, aproduction of the Media Education Foundation ; executive producer, director, Sut Jhally ; written and presented by Jean Kilbourne

Slim hopes : advertising & the obsession with thinness, aproduction of the Media Education Foundation ; executive producer, director, Sut Jhally ; written and presented by Jean Kilbourne

Label
Slim hopes : advertising & the obsession with thinness
Title
Slim hopes
Title remainder
advertising & the obsession with thinness
Statement of responsibility
aproduction of the Media Education Foundation ; executive producer, director, Sut Jhally ; written and presented by Jean Kilbourne
Title variation
Advertising and the obsession with thinness
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Jean Kilbourne's popular video Slim Hopes offers a comprehensive analysis of advertising's depiction of bodies and food, and the devastating effect these images can have on girl's and women's health. Using numerous ads, Kilbourne shows how the prevalence of extremely thin models, in combination with advertising that encourages emotional eating, charts a clear path to disordered attitudes toward food and the body
Is part of
Cataloging source
MaNoMEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, director, editor, Sut Jhally ; director of photography, Charles Pappert ; research, Heather Odom
Date time place
Originally produced by Media Education Foundation in 1995
Intended audience
  • Grade 9+
  • Higher education
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gardner, Tom
  • Jhally, Sut
  • Kilbourne, Jean
  • Monahan, Shannon
  • Odom, Heather
  • Pappert, Charles
  • Talreja, Sanjay
  • Kanopy (Firm)
Runtime
31
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Advertising
  • Body image in women
  • Body image in women
  • Communication
  • Eating disorders
  • Leanness
  • Leanness
  • Media representation
  • Women in advertising
  • Women's studies
Technique
live action
Label
Slim hopes : advertising & the obsession with thinness, aproduction of the Media Education Foundation ; executive producer, director, Sut Jhally ; written and presented by Jean Kilbourne
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, 30 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Publisher number
1041572
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)885413788
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Slim hopes : advertising & the obsession with thinness, aproduction of the Media Education Foundation ; executive producer, director, Sut Jhally ; written and presented by Jean Kilbourne
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, 30 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Publisher number
1041572
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)885413788
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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