Thursday, March 14, 2013
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor
Girl Model (David Redmon and Ashley Sabin, 2011, 78 min.) follows Ashley, an American model scout, and Nadya, a 13-year-old aspiring model from a remote Siberian village, as they navigate the global modeling industry. A panel discussion with the filmmakers follows the screening. Panelists include Rachel Blais, a model featured in the film; filmmaker Nancy Schwartzman; Paula Viola, a litigation associate and former model; and Sara Ziff, founder and director of the Model Alliance. Presented in partnership with the PBS documentary series POV.
Tickets are available at the door and online at www.museumtix.com. Museum Members receive free admission; please call the Membership Hotline at (718) 501-6326.