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Mother, As A Star

Everywhere, girls struggle to live up to their culture’s standards of beauty. Sometimes it's her own mother who defines that standard. Through visual poetry found and recorded from her origins in the American Midwest, modest fashion icon Halima Aden reflects on what it means to both fit-in and stand-out.

Director: James Christenson

Written and Edited by: Halima Aden, IMG Models

Producer: Hamse Warfa

Music: Hanan Townshend

Mother, As A Star

Everywhere, girls struggle to live up to their culture’s standards of beauty. Sometimes it's her own mother who defines that standard. Through visual poetry found and recorded from her origins in the American Midwest, modest fashion icon Halima Aden reflects on what it means to both fit-in and stand-out.

Distributed by Rumee Network