Face value

United States, 1981

Film
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Explores the lives of three facially disfigured individuals in a sensitive and moving series of interviews. Discusses the meaning of beauty, the value of physical appearances in society and the importance of every human being.

Credits

Duration

00:43:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1981

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

015805

Language

English

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Face

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Accidents

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Beauty, Personal

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Face

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Physically handicapped

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Physically handicapped - Rehabilitation

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Self-perception

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Surgery, Plastic

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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