Friday, August 1, 2008
America The Beautiful
TG thinks all of us in the industry should see this film, Darryl Roberts's documentary about modeling, magazines, plastic surgery, eating disorders, cosmetics, phthalates, and self-image. As women, it is sort of a given that living in this culture will put certain issues on our heads in terms of looks and body image -- but working in fashion is a double whammy. TG has sat around together discussing diets, models, exercise, etc more times than we can count. Sometimes we wonder -- what the hell are we doing -- and what are we contributing to?