FILM TITLE: HIDDEN FIGURES
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CONSUMER ADVICE: 7-9PG P
DISTRIBUTOR: TIMES MEDIA FILMS
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LANGUAGE: LOW IMPACT, INFREQUENT
NUDITY: NONE
PREJUDICE: LOW IMPACT, FREQUENT
SEX: NONE
VIOLENCE: NONE
BLASPHEMY: NONE
DRUG ABUSE: NONE
COMMENTS: THEMES ARE COMPLEX, MATURE BUT ALSO POSITIVE AND INSPIRATIONAL WITHIN A HISTORICAL CONTEXT AND WITH SOME EDUCATIONAL MERIT. FILM TELLS THE STORY OF THREE AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN WHO WORKED FOR NASA IN THE EARLY 1960'S. THEMES EXPLORE TEAMWORK, DEFYING THE ODDS, INNOVATION, BRILLIANCE, REVOLUTIONISING THE ENGINEERING INDUSTRY, HUMAN ENDEVOUR, SPACE EXPLORATION, RACIAL PREJUDICE, CHALLENGES FACED BY EDUCATED BLACK WOMEN, WOMEN EXCELLING IN THE WORLD OF MATHS, SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, WOMAN EMPOWERMENT AND PERSEVERANCE.