Call of Beauty

Brenda Lien | 9 min | Germany | 2016

NEW YORK PREMIERE

SYNOPSIS
Two young women making videos for their YouTube channel, stuck in beauty-industry and product placement. Is it still a free medium or just a mere business infrastructure? A tyranny of clicks, likes and follower, a gamble with truths and authenticities.

SCREENING SCHEDULE
Planet of Consumption
1:00 PM | Sunday, October 15, 2017
The New School, Kellen Auditorium
66 5th Ave, Room N101, New York, 10003

PRODUCTION CREDITS
Director | Brenda Lien
Producer | Brenda Lien
Editor | Brenda Lien
Screenplay | Brenda Lien
Animation | Brenda Lien
Music | Brenda Lien
Cinematography | Lena Reidt, Brenda Lien
Light | Laura Krestan, Brenda Lien
Sound | Kim Lotte Stoeber, Laura Krestan
Assistant Director | Stella Schimmele
Art Design | Kim Lotte Stoeber, Brenda Lien
Makeup | Lara Schmitt
Actresses | Lili Ullrich, Anabel Möbius
*all female crew

DIRECTOR’S BIO
Born 1995 in Offenbach am Main, Brenda Lien works as an independent filmmaker and film music composer. She has won several prizes for her film and musical works, and is a scholar at the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes. Since 2012 she has studied art at the University of Art and Design in Offenbach.