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De*fat*ting
Michelle Lewis & Third World Newsreel Workshop
Producer: Third World Newsreel Workshop
2000
Color
13 minutes
US
English

De*fat*ting

Today is the first day of the elusive diet for Lewis' main character. A funny and poignant meditation on American society's fascination with thinness, DE*FAT*TING explores food, addiction, obesity, and the contours of self image for Black women who do not fit the "thin is in" stereotype.
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