In Timothy Greenfield-Sanders’s new documentary About Face: Supermodels Then and Now, we follow the stories of a group of aging models discussing the nature of projecting an image, our society’s preoccupation with youth, and how an industry so consumed with beauty can be so ugly.
Look for supermodel Beverly Johnson on tomorrow's Tyra Banks show where she'll discuss the modeling industry, race, age and weight. Johnson, 55, an avid golfer who's modeling again, will also be revealing her new figure, says Page S... Read Post
Despite child-labor regulations that protect models under the age of 18, youth is that perennial currency in fashion (an industry in which someone can achieve "seasoned" status, or even retire, by the age of 23). But this season, mu... Read Post
Last night I pried myself away from the hot bodies of the London Games to watch a documentary about a different group of people who make their living with their hot bodies: supermodels. Timothy Greenfield Sanders' feature-length HBO... Read Post