To Be Skinny (A High School Student Film)

//To Be Skinny (A High School Student Film)

To Be Skinny (A High School Student Film)

A film written and directed by Cassidy Parker Knight, starring Emory Sharplin. In “To Be Skinny,” a young girl, Laura, takes her obsession with being beautiful to new and unhealthy extremes when she decides to lose a drastic amount of weight. Specifically, this film targets the unrealistic portrayal of women in media and the effects it can have on self-esteem. While lots of uncontrollable factors contribute to eating disorders, one factor that is controllable is how the media portrays the “regular” girl. I made this film to examine how the media affects one teenage girl and how she ends up reconciling her own body with what the world is telling her.

By |2015-10-30T23:47:02+00:00Ekim 30th, 2015|Categories: Yabancı Kısa Filmler|0 Comments

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