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Lack of Self-Love in America

Documentary Short – Lack of Self Love in America 2017

In summer 2016, I spent six weeks filming a documentary about body image in America. The aim of the documentary was to dispel myths we are sold by the media, and alleviate the anxieties behind our own ego, which induces the need to meet a social condition and a certain standard of beauty in order to be accepted by others and The Self:
The password is " passion "

Twins, Vanessa and Venita Hobson discuss how their once identical physique's began differ during puberty.


Gabriella Tavini

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  • Writer, Filmmaker, Essayist

Project Tags

  • film
  • documentary
  • writer
  • Body image
  • America
  • culture
  • Diversity
  • LGBT
  • mental health
  • landscape

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