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Dying to be thin

Author: Susan Sarandon; Larkin McPhee; Twin Cities Public Television (Saint Paul, Minn.); WGBH Video (Firm); WGBH Educational Foundation.
Publisher: South Burlington, VT : WGBH Video : WGBH Educational Foundation, 2000.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looks at the eating disorders anorexia nervosa and bulimia, current treatments, and the American obsession with thin women. Interviews health experts and models, ballet dancers, and other young women who are seeking recovery or have conquered their disease.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Documentaries and factual films and programs
Educational/cultural films and programs
Video
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Sarandon; Larkin McPhee; Twin Cities Public Television (Saint Paul, Minn.); WGBH Video (Firm); WGBH Educational Foundation.
ISBN: 1578072328 9781578072323
OCLC Number: 45739613
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Credits: Associate producer, Lisa Fisher ; editor, Steve Fischer ; executive producer, Paula S. Apsell.
Performer(s): Narrator, Susan Sarandon.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Nova (Television program)
Responsibility: written, produced and directed by Larkin McPhee ; a NOVA production by Twin Cities Public Television, Inc. for WGBH/Boston.

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Looks at the eating disorders anorexia nervosa and bulimia, current treatments, and the American obsession with thin women. Interviews health experts and models, ballet dancers, and other young women who are seeking recovery or have conquered their disease.

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