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Teenage Paparazzo

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

Insightful docu explores ethics of tabloid culture.

Movie NR 2011 94 minutes
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This documentary is a little long, but the insight offered by the wide array of actors and comedians helps keep it interesting. Overall, it offers some interesting observations about how paparazzi, tabloids, and the entertainment industry function within today's voyeuristic society. Viewers may find themselves with a lot to think about the next time they tune in to learn more about their favorite celebrity.

Directed by Grenier, the movie offers an in-depth discussion of the sociological and psychological questions that have emerged as the result of American society's obsession with celebrity. But the real draw is Visschedyk, whose own reality becomes blurred as he goes from being a curiosity on the tabloid circuit to a global sensation thanks to the attention he receives from Grenier and other media outlets.

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