Sex, Money, Beauty: The Secrets of South America (3 x 60’) – Billie J D Porter explores life in South America in three films through Argentina’s attitude to sex; Brazil’s moneyed elite and struggling poor, and Venezuela’s obsession with beauty and body image.
South America is a continent packed with contrasts. Poor developing nations are rapidly transforming into emerging economies capable of competing on the global stage. Affluent people live extravagant lifestyles while their fellow countrymen face extreme poverty. This series explores the culture of South America through attitudes to sex, money and beauty.
Source: BBC3 press release