Price: $310.00

    Code: 1663

    This cinema-verite documentary examines one of America's most exclusive and enduring social traditions--the debutante ball. The film focuses on the National Debutante Cotillion at the Washington Hilton, following the preparations of Jill Schweitzer, one of the new generation of debs who see beyond the traditional ritual to the valuable career and business connections that can be made.

    Directed by Ted Reed
    1989, 63 minutes
    Purchase: $310 Classroom Rental: $125

    * Booklist Editors' Choice, American Library Association

    "...almost anthropological...useful in some sociology and feminist studies courses."-- Library Journal

    "...honest and straightforward...should spark some lively discussion in women's studies and sociology courses. Junior high and up."--Choice (American Library Association))

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