The Glass Ceiling

The Glass Ceiling

| 27 min

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This short documentary presents 5 women from a variety of backgrounds who use strategy, humour and determination to seek to attain equality in the workplace. Whether in the public service or on the shop floor, discrimination against women is taking on increasingly subtle forms, which makes it even more difficult to tackle and eliminate. Various obstacles combine to hold back the advancement of women in many sectors, particularly in middle management positions, where we are seeing the emergence of a new “female ghetto.”

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The Glass Ceiling, Sophie Bissonnette, provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • director
    Sophie Bissonnette
  • script
    Sophie Bissonnette
  • producer
    Chantal Bowen
    Jacques Vallée
  • executive producer
    Ginny Stikeman
    Josée Beaudet
  • cinematography
    Zoe Dirse
  • sound
    Marie-France Delagrave
    Justine Pimlott
  • editing
    Dominique Sicotte
  • sound editing
    Dominique Sicotte
  • music
    Judith Gruber-Stitzer

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