Why do some believe that plastic surgery can compensate for an education? How can beauty be so important in a society that some will prioritise spending money on treatments and surgery rather than a house outside of the violent, rough slums of Rio de Janeiro. This short documentary tries to find out why Brazil has become the second biggest on beauty surgeries in the world.
EXTENDED 10 MINUTE VERSION. More of the interviews and shocking stories: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4zrAFNmWq0A
The video was made as part of a University assignment by a second year Fashion Journalism (print/broadcast) student at LCF, University of the Arts London.
Written, filmed, edited and interviews by Vilde Randgaard
Presenter (Voice): Marcelo Cervone Rasberge