The producer/directors of "Killing Us Softly" and "Still Killing Us Softly"
present a major step forward in the series ...
Cambridge Documentary Films'
The Impact of Media Images on Girls and Women
NEWEST RELEASE by Academy Award Winning Filmmakers of "Defending Our Lives" to be shown
during Session III, 12:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., March 31st
Killing Us Softly" is a documentary about the fight against the toxic and
degrading messages to girls and women that dominate the media. This documentary
movingly presents the ideas of many leading authorities in the fields of
psychology of women and girls, eating disorders, violence against women,
and media literacy, all focusing on long term solutions.
Features: Catherine Steiner Adair, Valerie Batts, Jamilla Capitman, Gail Dines, Carol Gilligan, Gloria Steinem, Amy Richards and Girls Inc.