Wonderful, Wonderful / Thumbs Down to Pity / America the Beautiful
Date: Thursday, November 8, 2007
Time: 8:00 PM
11/8/2007 8:00:00 PM11/8/2007 8:00:00 PMAmerica/Los_AngelesWonderful, Wonderful / Thumbs Down to Pity / America the Beautiful At The Egyptian Theater (Rigler Theater)6712 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, CA 90028Website: https://www.tix.com/Event.aspx?EventCode=115237FalseMM/DD/YYYY
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Wonderful, Wonderful (0:17) - Dir. Trey Chace
Sarah Heer, age 16, chooses anorexia to fill the void in her life. Willing to risk her friends, her family, and even her life for her new disease, she finds that in the end, perfection leaves her emptier still.
Thumbs Down to Pity (0:02) - Dir. Benjamin Snow
In the 60-second style of a film critic, a college journalism student who truly uses a wheelchair admonishes Hollywood's pity-filled storytelling stereotype that people with disabilities are unproductive people with lousy lives.
America the Beautiful (1:42) - Dir. Darryl Roberts
Why are Americans so discontent when the United States is one of the wealthiest nations on the planet? Images of perfect beauty surround us on television, billboards and the glossy pages of supermarket magazines, and the hope of achieving these 'ideals' has us buying cosmetics, fashion and plastic surgeries at increasing rates. So who actually benefits from this high-priced journey towards this ideal? And at what cost?