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Rodrigo Prieto Directs Powerful Short Film About Body Image

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Cinematographer Rodrigo Prieto, who most recently shot Martin Scorsese's The Wolf of Wall Street, tries his hand at directing with the short film "Likeness" starring Elle Fanning.

The powerful and dialogue-free film was inspired by Prieto's daughter's bout with an eating disorder. The director tells The New York Times, "This was an important healing device for us, and hopefully a way to help other kids say, ‘I feel like that. I understand that,’...It’s about being in a society where we feel judged, and are judging ourselves.”

Watch below and read more here.

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