Tuesday, March 08, 2011
Today is the centenary of International Women's Day . In honor of that day,EQUALS, was directed by Sam Taylor .
Daniel Craig, AKA James Bond, appears in drag while Judi Dench does a voice over highlighting the many inequities faced by women. “We’re equals, aren’t we, double 0 seven?” she asks. “Yet it is 2011 and a man is still likely to earn more money than a women, even for the same job.” But, she continued, “It’s not just about money and power. …one in four are victims of domestic violence.”
When you play the video, if you need it. Click on CC and get the audio transcripted.
Then make a list of problems women have to face and the question asked to James Bond.
Why do you think Daniel Craig dressed like a woman?
Then enter to the official site of International Women's Day .
Click on the Theme icon and answer :
What's the 2017 campaign theme ?
When will the gender gap close according to World Economic Forum?
Click on Events icon and search for IWD events in Ottawa, Canada.
Click on News icon and choose one to share with your mates in class.