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The Resource America the beautiful, Xenon Pictures and Sensory Overload Productions ; producers, Kurt Engfehr, Stela Georgieva ; written, produced, and directed by Darryl Roberts, (DVD)

America the beautiful, Xenon Pictures and Sensory Overload Productions ; producers, Kurt Engfehr, Stela Georgieva ; written, produced, and directed by Darryl Roberts, (DVD)

Label
America the beautiful
Title
America the beautiful
Statement of responsibility
Xenon Pictures and Sensory Overload Productions ; producers, Kurt Engfehr, Stela Georgieva ; written, produced, and directed by Darryl Roberts
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Every year Americans spend an average of $12.4 billion on cosmetic surgery procedures. Why are we being conditioned not to like the way we look? Award-winning filmmaker Darryl Roberts goes on a five-year journey to unearth the origins and deadly risks of our nation's quest for physical perfection
Awards note
Beloit International Film Festival, Best Documentary, 2008; Chicago International Film Festival, Best Director, 2007; Chicago Children's Film Festival, United Nations' Rights of The Child Award; Hollywood Film Festival, Audience Award, 2008.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editors, Charles Miller, Stela Georgieva
Dewey number
791.6
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; some material may be inappropriate for children under 13
Language note
Soundtrack in English, with optional English or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
HQ1220.U5
LC item number
A44 2010
PerformerNote
Unspedified narrator(s)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roberts, Darryl
  • Engfehr, Kurt
  • Georgieva, Stela
  • Sensory Overload Productions
  • Xenon Pictures
Runtime
104
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feminine beauty (Aesthetics)
  • Body image in women
  • Identity (Psychology) and mass media
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Human body
  • Belleza personal
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Body image in women
  • Feminine beauty (Aesthetics)
  • Human body
  • Identity (Psychology) and mass media
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
America the beautiful, Xenon Pictures and Sensory Overload Productions ; producers, Kurt Engfehr, Stela Georgieva ; written, produced, and directed by Darryl Roberts, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features include: Cosmetic ingredients are mislabeled; Hope for eating disorders; Physiognomy with Stuart Ewen, and Boris Kodjoe and Reggie Theus on being attractive; Study guide
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn646071249
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9781597883528
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
000799809723
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • XNN 8097
  • XE8097DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)646071249
System details
DVD; widescreen presentation; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
America the beautiful, Xenon Pictures and Sensory Overload Productions ; producers, Kurt Engfehr, Stela Georgieva ; written, produced, and directed by Darryl Roberts, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Special features include: Cosmetic ingredients are mislabeled; Hope for eating disorders; Physiognomy with Stuart Ewen, and Boris Kodjoe and Reggie Theus on being attractive; Study guide
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn646071249
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9781597883528
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
000799809723
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • XNN 8097
  • XE8097DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)646071249
System details
DVD; widescreen presentation; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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