Portray of consumerism culture, where squandering and vanity have become the main focus. A photographic journey, but also a memory and historic essay, this film reflects the fall of the world economy and the harmful effects of a narcissistic and greedy capitalism.
Lauren Greenfield is an Emmy-award-winning photographer and filmmaker. She addresses youth culture, gender, and consumerism through photography and documentary. The Queen of Versailles won her the Best Documentary Director Award at Sundance Film Festival. Her viral ad, #LikeAGirl, swept commercial awards, including 14 Cannes Lions 2015, was named 3rd Best Ad of the Decade, and earned Greenfield the #1 director/Most Awarded Director by AdAge.