DVD and Streaming
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Educational DVD – NEW Year Discount Code YEAR16
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Recommended Subject Areas > *Psychology *Sociology *Social Work *Family Studies *Women & Gender Studies *Men’s Studies *Diversity *LGBTQ Studies *Media/ Culture and Communications *American/ Popular Culture *Public Health *Body Image Issues *Religious Studies
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Institutions (Colleges/Universities) $299
Community Groups/ Public Libraries/K-12 Schools $129
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For Canadians! BODY TYPED is now being distributed by Kinetic Video.
Home Video Streaming
For private use you can order the film directly through the filmmaker. This will allow you to stream all three films plus DVD extras online.
“These films make the study of society and the media relevant to students by speaking to their everyday experiences and inspires them to speak as well — guaranteed to spark lively classroom conversations.”
- Astra Taylor, Department of Sociology SUNY New Paltz
WET DREAMS AND FALSE IMAGES, 12 min.
(Winner: Sundance Film Festival, ALA/ YALSA Award)
Exposes the art of digital photo-retouching. How do images of perfect female beauty influence men’s perceptions of real women? And, how we see ourselves?
THE GUARANTEE, 11 min.
(Winner: Best Short Film – Newport International Film Festival)
Teasing, self-perception, cultural identity, and plastic surgery. How would changing our bodies to try to fit an image alter the way we see ourselves? — Or even who we are? A dancer’s hilarious story about his prominent “Italian” nose and the effect it has on his career.
34x25x36, 8 min.
(National PBS Broadcast on POV)
A look at mannequins, religion and perfection. Enter the inner workings of the Patina V Mannequin Factory and see what goes into making “the ideal woman of the moment” — in plastic.
“Recommended for academic and public libraries, Body Typed is an excellent instructional and discussion resource for communication, media, psychology, and gender curricula.-”Educational Media Reviews Online