The Resource I Wasn't Always Dressed Like This, directed and produced by Betty Martins

I Wasn't Always Dressed Like This, directed and produced by Betty Martins

Label
I Wasn't Always Dressed Like This
Title
I Wasn't Always Dressed Like This
Statement of responsibility
directed and produced by Betty Martins
Contributor
Director
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The veil is an object that tends to instigate profound and diverse feelings. Its practice and meaning have been greatly abused throughout history. Within the context of the West the question one might ask: 'In a free country, why are women choosing to veil?' In a very intimate and meditative mode, three Muslim women reflect around issues of cultural memory, identity, self-censorship, feminism, politics and media. By appreciating the personal and experiential quality of veiling, this documentary is able to articulate critically and reflexively while challenging its popular perception
Cataloging source
VaAlASP
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
  • In English
  • Original language in English
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Martins, Betty
  • Martins, Betty
  • D-AEP.org Cultural Productions
Runtime
32
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hijab (Islamic clothing)
  • Muslim women
  • Muslim women
  • Veils
  • Ethics
  • Philosophy
  • Apparel
  • Women
  • Religious practices
  • Islam
Target audience
adult
Label
I Wasn't Always Dressed Like This, directed and produced by Betty Martins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (viewed March 29, 2016)
Carrier category
  • other
  • online resource
Carrier category code
  • vz
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Extent
1 online resource (32 minutes)
Form of item
online
Media category
  • video
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • c
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • (VaAlASP)2846628
  • (OCoLC)945370223
  • (VaAlASP)ASP2846628/marc
  • (EXLCZ)993810000000283452
Video recording format
other
Label
I Wasn't Always Dressed Like This, directed and produced by Betty Martins
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (viewed March 29, 2016)
Carrier category
  • other
  • online resource
Carrier category code
  • vz
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Extent
1 online resource (32 minutes)
Form of item
online
Media category
  • video
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • c
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • (VaAlASP)2846628
  • (OCoLC)945370223
  • (VaAlASP)ASP2846628/marc
  • (EXLCZ)993810000000283452
Video recording format
other

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