May, 22, 2017

I Swim Suit So Hard







Two moms tell it like it is!

Huffington Post Article


October, 31, 2016

  • Organize a screening and discussion at your school or in your community!

You may also already have access to these films through your library on Kanopy. Please check THIS OPTION as streaming the films this way directly supports this film project.






October, 2, 2016

Thrilled that BODY TYPED is partnering with National Association for

Media Literacy Education for Media Literacy Week!

October 31st-Nov 4th the films will be streaming online for free so you educators & activists can use them in your work.

More info soon.

But click the image below to see all the amazing things they are up to.


September, 29, 2016

A national conversation that needs to happen!

Check out SARAH MASLIN NIR article in the New York Times:

“400-Pound Hacker? Trump Comments Fuel Dialogue on Fat-Shaming”

“It was a casual remark tossed off by Donald J. Trump that jolted Johanna Kandel from her seat during the recent presidential debate.”

Read more


September, 25, 2016

Okay this is just awesome. Thinking back to all the magazines I saw as a pre-teen and wishing all of them could be like the image on the right.

Go Katherine Young! Her media literacy project officially went viral when it was posted by Amy Schumer Check out her blog & “magazine-gate”:


September, 14, 2016

Dascha Polanco Healing Her Body Image On The Red Carpet

Republished from BuzzFeed

” “[My stylist] Darius Baptist thought that I should wear a bodysuit and just show my thighs, since I’m so self-conscious about them,” said Polanco, who also wore this sheer catsuit to The Blonds’ after party….

... and bringing photographers to a standstill with her look at The Blonds' show, which she told Vanity Fair was inspired by overcoming her body image struggles.
Ilya S. Savenok / Getty Images

“But f**k it, this is me, this is who I am, this is real,” Polanco told Vanity Fair. “I was made this way.”