Lauren Greenfield - Kids and Money/ Fast Forward
These 2 series address how kids are shaped by a culture of consumerism.
In kids + money, Greenfield returns to her native Los Angeles to take the cultural temperature of a generation imprinted by commercial values. Born of the extremes of poverty and wealth that define the Los Angeles landscape, kids tell their stories in a series of interview-based “portraits.”
Fast Forward: Growing up in the shadow of Hollywood explored the way Los Angeles youth is affected by an overwhelming materialism that exalts image