Attention: Women at Work!
In this documentary about women in non-traditional jobs, a hovercraft pilot, an architect and two construction journeywomen speak of their success in a male-dominated workplace and the difficulties they had to overcome. Each one offers practical advice on the choice of a career. These career portraits are intercut with a discussion among teenaged girls about the factors that influence career choices: sex-role stereotyping, fear of failure, self-image, marriage, motherhood, and family expectations. A good discussion-starter for teenagers, parents, educators, and career counsellors.
1983, 28 min 20 s
Honorable Mention - Category: Social Issues
Itinerant - National Council on Family Relations
November 1 1986, Dearborn - USA
Blue Ribbon Award - Category: Guidance Career Education
Itinerant - American Film and Video Festival
May 27 to June 1 1985, New York - USA
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