The Needle

The Needle

40 mins | Documentary | Nov. 15, 2012

The Needle is a portrait of a home clinic for body modification in one of San Juan's most impoverished neighborhoods. In telling the story of the clinic's owner and two clients, the film explores addiction as expressed through the search for beauty, social acceptance, and inter-personal affection.

The Needle

40 mins | Documentary | Nov. 15, 2012

The Needle
The Needle is a portrait of a home clinic for body modification in one of San Juan's most impoverished neighborhoods. In telling the story of the clinic's owner and two clients, the film explores addiction as expressed through the search for beauty, social acceptance, and inter-personal affection.
Producers The Needle LLC
Original title La aguja
Directors Carmen Oquendo Villar, José Correa Vigier
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