To be a Miss : the cult and culture of beauty in Venezuela

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2016, DVD , 1 videodisc (ca. 84 min.) :
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Summary/Review: A feature-length documentary journey that takes the viewer through the inner workings of Venezuela's beauty factory, exploring the hopes and dreams of more...
Summary/Review: A feature-length documentary journey that takes the viewer through the inner workings of Venezuela's beauty factory, exploring the hopes and dreams of young models as they strive to become the next Miss Venezuela. Following three central protagonists, the film exposes the risks and rewards associated with this multi-billion dollar industry while showing how nationalism, personal ambition, and the influence of mass media have transformed the lives of ordinary women in the country.
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    DVD Due: 20/2/2018 On loan 791.66 TOB