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Take my nose... please! : women, comedy & plastic surgery / a Joan Kron film ; produced by Parvenu Ventures LLC ; producer, Brian David Cange ; producer, W. Wilder Knight, II ; consulting producer, Andrea Miller ; produced and directed by Joan Kron.

Take my nose... please! : women, comedy & plastic surgery

Kron, Joan, film director, film producer. (Added Author).
Hoffman, Jackie, commentator, on-screen participant. (Added Author).
Askin, Emily, commentator, on-screen participant. (Added Author).
Grossman, Barbara Wallace, 1948- commentator. (Added Author).
Postrel, Virginia I., 1960- commentator. (Added Author).
Gold, Judy, 1962- commentator. (Added Author).
Halston, Julie, commentator. (Added Author).
Lampanelli, Lisa, commentator. (Added Author).
Rozzi, Giulia, commentator. (Added Author).
Aston, Sherrell J., commentator. (Added Author).
Tabbal, Nicolas, commentator. (Added Author).
Cieri, David, composer. (Added Author).
Cange, Brian David, film producer. (Added Author).
Knight, W. Wilder, II, film producer. (Added Author).
Miller, Andrea (Producer), film producer. (Added Author).
Bombardo (Comedy troupe), on-screen participant. (Added Author).
Parvenu Ventures, production company. (Added Author).
Orchard (Firm), publisher. (Added Author).
Passion River Films. (Added Author).
Music composer, David Cieri. (Cast).

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  • 1 copies at Grand Rapids Public Library

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main DVD 306.4613 Take (Text) 31307023813076 Movies - Non Fiction Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [New York, New York] : The Orchard, [2018?]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Documentary.
Originally produced in 2017.
Program content: ©2017.
Includes trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music composer, David Cieri.
Participant or Performer Note:
Featuring Emily Askin, Jackie Hoffman, Judy Gold, Julie Halston, Lisa Lampanelli, Giulia Rozzi, Bombardo, Sherell J. Aston, Nicolas Tabbal, Barbara Wallace Grossman, Virginia Postrel.
Summary, etc.:
A wickedly subversive look at the role of comedy in exposing the pressures on women to be attractive and society's ambivalence toward cosmetic surgery. The film follows Jackie Hoffman, an award-winning comic actress, known for herself-deprecating humor, and Emily Askin, an up-and-coming improve performer, as they contemplate the possible impact of surgery on their career, relationships and self-regard.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation, 1.78:1 aspect ratio; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo.
Subject: Surgery, Plastic > Case studies.
Surgery, Plastic > Psychological aspects.
Surgery, Plastic > Patients > United States > Biography.
Women comedians > United States > Biography.
Body image in women.
Beauty, Personal > Psychological aspects.
Women > Surgery.
Popular culture.
Stand-up comedy.
Askin, Emily.
Genre: Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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