First The Mirror Shattered, Then Her Face Cracked. Is She So Ugly?

 

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It’s a manic world trying to keep up with standards.

Sometimes, this is what happens when girls stand alone, in front of the mirror. We’re thinking: I’m fat. Not beautiful. Not model-thin. Not enough.

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If the insides are what counts, and if beauty came from within, she’ll just have to peel it all off.

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Trigger warning: Contains depictions of habitual bulimia.

‘Likeness’ was created by Oscar-nominated cinematographer Rodrigo Prieto and his daughter as a meditation on eating disorders. It stars Elle Fanning as a girl struggling with self perception, and challenges us to consider the role of society in presenting an idealised image of the female body.

Just one more! Watch ‘MS Mental Hospital’, inside the mind of a girl insecure about her boob size.

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