Documentaries We Like: "On Beauty"

A high fashion photographer meets someone shunned by society for her looks, but sees what others miss. He sets out to make us rethink how we view—and treat—those who are different. Including those who do not meet the standard imposed on us by our cultures, and, perhaps, by our own (faulty) instincts.

This documentary makes an important contribution on a number of levels. It demands to be seen—but first it must be completed. Watch the trailer here, and visit their website for more information on how to help.


  • Russ Baker

    Russ Baker is Editor-in-Chief of WhoWhatWhy. He is an award-winning investigative journalist who specializes in exploring power dynamics behind major events.