Running in High Heels - Now on DVD

WATCH THE TRAILER of the film that explains how women can simultaneously be the majority of the American population at 52%

and NOT running the world.


Netflix Edition DVD
Feature Film delivered in either
paper sleeve or jewel case

2-Disc Special Edition*
90 and 50 minute feature films,
deleted scenes, discussion guide $149.00

Single Disc Edition*
90 feature film,
deleted scenes, discussion guide

Institutional editions are the only DVDs legally permitted to be shown in the classroom or publicly.   In addition to receiving a discussion guide embedded on your DVD, you will also receive password information allowing you to access artwork and promotion guides on restricted areas of this website to help with your professional use.



Elm Films and 52 Women Films presents

A film by Maryann Breschard

Associate Producer
Lydia Foerster

Director of Photography
Manahi Taber-Kewene

Morgan-William Turner

Music by
Greg Laporta

Written, Produced and Directed by
Maryann Breschard


Written & Directed by Maryann Breschard

Production Associate
Michelle Manelski

Additional Camera
Lydia Foerster
Maryann Breschard

Additional Sound
Lydia Foerster

Legal Services
Ivan A. Saperstein

Thank you
Jeff Stabenau

Featuring (in order of appearance)

Maryann Breschard
Sacha Cohen Sacha & Olivier Hair
Emily Csendes 
State Senate Candidate
Stephen M. Evans III Campaign Manager
Karen Kim Campaign Volunteer
Eleanor Smeal
President, Feminist Majority Foundation
Nick Csendes Emily’s Father
Betty Spence 
President, National Association of Female Executives
Dr. Heidi Hartmann President, Institute for Women’s Policy Research
Sherrye Henry Author, The Deep Divide
Nancy Pfotenhauer President, Independent Women’s Forum
Myrna Blyth Author, Spin Sisters
Phyllis Schlafly Founder and President, Eagle Forum
Rosalind Wiseman Author, Queen Bees and Wannabees
Jason Pelchat
Blue Sky Hair Salon
Mikki Keiran Make-up Artist
Melissa Ortiz Campaign Volunteer
Marlene Csendes Emily’s Mother

Special Thanks to NY1 and to the Staff of Inside City Hall
Vivian Liao
Gina Caruso
Thank you to my family
Anne Marie Manelski
Gene Manelski
Marlene Manelski
Anne  & Elmer Breschard
Jack Breschard
Peter Breschard

Thank you

Dave Des Roches
Steven Haas
Andy Mathis
Sam Polcer
Warren Glass
Diarmuid McGann 

For help and cooperation in arranging the interviews in this film:

Olivier Mikhailoff, Sacha & Olivier Hair
Vanessa Santiago, Sacha & Olivier Hair
Erin Carmany
Ashley Glacel
Joe Metzger, New York University Young Republicans Club
Meryl Weinsaft
Lara Hinz
Louise Filkins
Laurie Woydziak
Rebekah Baxter
Emily Horowitz
Alex Marchese
Sofia Katiforis
Kim Anello, Nancy Seltzer Public Relations
Michele Bouchard 
Mia Lipsit
Page S. Gardner
Sharon Lerners
Ann Lewis
Celinda Lake
Pam McDonnell
Kerry Jo Lee
Lisa Holman
Antonia van der Meer
Elyssa Lumley
Brenda Ferrarini
Adrienne Kivelson


2005 Elm Films, Inc.

Participating Campuses

Running in High Heels and American Catfight are included in the curricula of college and university programs across the United States and Canada, including the following:

Alma College, MI
Alverno College, WI
American University, Washington D.C.
Appalachian State University, NC
Arcadia University, PA
Arizona State University, AZ
Augustana University, IL
Austin Peay State University, TN
Babson College
Bay Path College
Bentley College
Berea College, KY
Boston College, MA
Bucknell University, PA
Buena Vista University, IA
California State University, San Marcos, CA
California University of Pennsylvania, PA
Case Western Reserve University,OH
Cedar Crest College
Central Connecticut State University, CT
Centre College, KY
Century College, MN
Chapman University, CA
Chatham College
Christopher Newport University, VA
City College, CUNY
Clark University, MA
Clayton State University
Coastal Carolina University, SC
Colby Sawyer College
College of Charleston, SC
Colorado College, CO
Columbia College Chicago, IL
Connecticut College, CT
Cottey College, MO
Daemen College, NY
Dartmouth College, NH
Denison University
Dominican University of California, CA
Drexel University
Duqesne University
East Stroudsburg University
East Carolina University, NC
Eastern Illinois University, IL
Eastern Kentucky University, KY
Elon University, NC
Emory University
Emporia State University, KS
Florida International University, FL
Fordham University, NY
Fort Hays State University, KS
Franklin and Marshall College, PA
Frostburg State University
Furman University, SC
Gannon University
George Washington University, Washington, DC
Georgetown University, Washington DC
Georgia College & State University, GA
Georgian Court University, NJ
Guilford College, NC
Harvard University, MA
Hobart and William Smith Colleges, NY
Hope College, MI
Huntingdon College, AL
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Indiana University, IN
Indiana University at South Bend, IN
Iona College, NY
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James Madison University
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Kansas State University, KS
Keene State College, NH
Kings College, PA
LaSalle University, PA
Lawrence University, WI
Lebanon Valley College, PA
Lehigh University, PA
Loyola Marymount of Los Angeles, CA
Loyola/Notre Dame of Maryland, MD
Loyola University, Chicago, IL
Luther College, IA
Macalester College, MN
Marquette University, WI
Maryville College, TN
McKendree University, IL
Meredith College, NC
Merrimack College
Messiah College
Metropolitan State College of Denver, CO
Miami University, OH
Middle Tennessee State University, TN
Millersville University, PA
Minnesota State University, MN
Mississippi State University, MS
Mississippi University for Women, MS
Montclair State University, NJ
Montgomery College, MD
Morehead State University, KY
Mount Mary College, WI
Mount St. Mary’s College, CA
National Women's Political Caucus
Niagara College
North Central College, IL
Oakland University, MI
Ohio State University, OH
Oklahoma City University, OK
Oregon State University, OR
Otterbein College, OH
Pennsylvania State University, PA
Plymouth State University, NH
Portland State University, OR
Point Loma University
Regis College
Rhode Island College, RI
Sacred Heart University, CT
Saginaw Valley State University, MI
Simmons College, MA
Simpson College, IA
Skidmore College
Sonoma State University, CA
Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, IL
Southern Methodist University, TX
Southern Oregon University, OR
Spelman College, GA
State University of New York at Brockport, NY
State University of New York at Purchase, NY
St. Bonaventure University, NY
St. Anselm College, NH
St. Benedict's College, MN
St. Catherine’s College, MN
St. Cloud State University, MN
St. Joseph’s University, PA
St. Mary’s College, CA
St. Martin’s College, WA
St. Michael’s College, VT
St. Norbert  College, WI
Stetson University, FL
Stonehill College, IA
SUNY Buffalo, NY
SUNY Canton, NY
Tennesee Technical University, TN
Texas A& M University, TX
Texas Tech, TX
Texas Woman’s University, TX
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Wellesley College, MA
West Chester University, PA
West Virginia University, WV
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Western Carolina University, NC
Western Kentucky University, KY   
Western Washington University, WA
Western Wyoming Community College, WY
Wheaton College
Wichita State University, KS
Willamette University, OR
Wingate University, NC
Winthrop University, SC
Women's Campaign Fund
Worcester State College, MA
York University, Canada

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