running time 25 min 12 seconds
How do women feel about the way they are portrayed in the South African media at the very end of the 21st century?
In this video young women, community workers, lesbian activists, academics, politicians, sexworkers and women with disabilities speak out about their concerns.
Survivors of rape and domestic violence talk about the impact of both sensational and sympathetic reporting on their understanding of violence against women and their sense of themselves,
What do the women have in common? They are Women’s Media Watch members and they are keen to see true diversity and fair representation of women in the media.
Directed by Kali van der Merwe, Gabrielle Le Roux and Marianne Gysae
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