Where: Astoria Public Library, OR

When: Tuesday, March 8th @ 6pm

Girl Model
by A. Sabin and David Redmon

Join the Astoria Public Library for a free screening of Girl Model, followed by a discussion. For more information, visit the library’s website.

About Astoria Public Library’s documentary film series: Astoria Public Library has previously screened the documentaries Web Junkie and American Promise, in collaboration with POV.

Girl Model Conversation Starter: Madlen is ultimately sent home because she gained weight, which is a violation of her contract. In your view, if modeling agencies recruit girls who are still growing, is it reasonable for them to include weight gain restrictions in contracts? Why or why not?

For more prompts for discussion, take a look at the Girl Model Discussion Guide.

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POV Staff
POV (a cinema term for "point of view") is television's longest-running showcase for independent non-fiction films. POV premieres 14-16 of the best, boldest and most innovative programs every year on PBS. Since 1988, POV has presented over 400 films to public television audiences across the country. POV films are known for their intimacy, their unforgettable storytelling and their timeliness, putting a human face on contemporary social issues.