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Agencies are continually looking for the “new hot girl” and clients can take advantage of it by paying a cheaper “new girl rate.” In an article in The Daily Beast, Ziff and her peers discuss one of the more popularized debates about modeling: body image and eating disorders.From the outside, “people are quick to assume that every model has an eating disorder,” The Daily Beast reports.As retoucher Melissa Spector explained to Current TV last year, “Every advertisement you see is retouched…in advertising you have to sell the product…who’s going to buy all these magazines if the celebrities look awful?” Spector then went to a newsstand and analyzed magazine covers, speculating that actress Keira Knightley’s eyebrows, lips, legs, nose and skin had all been altered. Concerned with the amount of retouching magazines like More tend to do, Curtis brought a candid attitude to the shoot, even though she said she admitted to struggling with how her body has changed since her youth.
Certainly there might be cases of [anorexia], but most of the time it’s not that they aren’t anorexic, it’s that they’re extremely young.” To Ziff, the heart of the matter is the “Peter Pan syndrome” in the industry, which refuses to let women age.Even as she was scoring major ad campaigns for Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, Stella Mc Cartney and the Gap, and doing shoots for countless fashion magazines (including this one), Sara Ziff was never content to only model.At a wise-beyond-her-years 18, traveling back and forth across the Atlantic for runway shows, she and her then-boyfriend, filmmaker Ole Schell, began capturing footage of her frenetic life as well as interviews with fashion bigwigs (Nicole Miller, Gilles Bensimon) and fellow models Missy Rayder, Cameron Russell, and others.Together the two compiled hours of footage spanning five years: scenes of fashion shows and rehearsals, model interviews, backstage antics and parties, The Observer reports in a profile of Ziff.The film begins on a high note, showing the happier moments of Ziff’s career, but begins to reveal a more controversial side through Ziff’s and other models’ accounts of sexual harassment and abuse.
But that didn’t stop the photographers she auditioned for from treating her like she was much older.