“The Illusionists teases apart complex ideas about power, consumerism and beauty, and leaves the viewer feeling enlightened and ready to make change. This is an inspiring documentary with a unique global perspective!”

– Claire Mysko, CEO at the National Eating Disorders Association

THE ILLUSIONISTS is an award-winning documentary about the globalization of beauty and the dark side of advertising.

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Praise for THE ILLUSIONISTS

The Illusionists is a game changer, opening up the body image conversation to a world wide audience.

Brian CubanAuthor of "Shattered Image: My Triumph Over Body Dysmorphic Disorder"

The Illusionists teases apart complex ideas about power, consumerism and beauty, and leaves the viewer feeling enlightened and ready to make change.

Claire MyskoCEO at the National Eating Disorders Association

The Illusionists builds upon Jean Kilbourne’s pioneering work and offers a brilliant — and much-needed — analysis of advertising at a global level.

Denise H. Sutton, PhDAuthor of "Globalizing Ideal Beauty: Women, Advertising, and the Power of Marketing"

The Illusionists is a reality-check for all of us who buy things or do things to ourselves to look or feel better.

Kai JacksonJournalist, filmmaker – Baltimore, Maryland

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