Reviving Ophelia

Overview

Reviving Ophelia, based upon the book of the same name by Mary Pipher, explains the difficulties teenage girls face in today's media-driven society which pressures girls to be beautiful and cool, as opposed to being themselves. Pipher refers to the mass media's unhealthy influence on teenage women as "girl poisoning" and offers several possibilities for combatting it. The tape strives to enable parents and teenagers alike to form an identity based on real-life experiences, rather than television, film, and print ...
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Overview

Reviving Ophelia, based upon the book of the same name by Mary Pipher, explains the difficulties teenage girls face in today's media-driven society which pressures girls to be beautiful and cool, as opposed to being themselves. Pipher refers to the mass media's unhealthy influence on teenage women as "girl poisoning" and offers several possibilities for combatting it. The tape strives to enable parents and teenagers alike to form an identity based on real-life experiences, rather than television, film, and print symbols.
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Special Features

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/28/2011
  • UPC: 733961245264
  • Original Release: 1999
  • Source: A&E Home Video
  • Time: 1:32:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 2,413

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Carleigh Beverly Participant
Kim Dickens Participant
Jane Kaczmarek Participant
Peter Outerbridge Participant
Mary Pipher Interviewee
Nick Thurston Participant
Rebecca Williams Participant
Technical Credits
Bobby Roth Director
Tim Bider Production Designer
Tammara Billik Casting
Teena Booth Teleplay
Christopher Franke Score Composer
Diane Kerbel Casting
Michael Prupas Executive Producer
Joel S. Rice Executive Producer
Edgar Rothermich Score Composer
Susan Shipton Editor
Steve Solomos Producer
Michael Storey Cinematographer
Jason Wood Casting
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Reviving Ophelia
1. Introduction [9:11]
2. Dearly Devoted [8:30]
3. Creeping Concerns [10:25]
4. Warped Love [14:22]
5. Jealous Rage [5:41]
6. Mirror Image [11:32]
7. Still Together [7:18]
8. The Signs [9:54]
9. Showdown [8:55]
10. Credits [1:00]
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Disc #1 -- Reviving Ophelia
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