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Premiere of Straight/Curve: Redefining Body Image at Gold Coast Film Festival
November 11, 2017 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM$15
Join Girls Inc. of Long Island for the premiere of the film Straight/Curve: Redefining Body Image at the Gold Coast International Film Festival. On November 11th at 4pm, friends of Girls Inc. will receive a special BUY ONE GET ONE FREE deal when using the code: T4017. Tickets can be purchased online. Students and seniors are $13, all others are $15.
There will be a special Q&A after the film with Director Jenny McQuaile, Oscar-winning Producer Yael Melamede and Distinguished Experts from Northwell Health.
PLUS – Join us before the film to get your picture taken on the RED CARPET, pick up some SWAG and celebrate YOU!
About the film: Ninety percent of women and young girls do not feel represented in the fashion industry or media. Straight/Curve looks at the industries and obstacles responsible for this body image crisis and showcases the dynamic leaders fighting for more diversity of size, race and age. At a time when our brain processes images 60,000 times faster than words, this exciting film sets out to change the imagery we are seeing and to bolster a movement that is redefining society’s unrealistic and dangerous standards of beauty to impact society at large. “[This film] will change the way you think about yourself!”