Documentary Channel - Beauty Will Save The World

Rodd & Gunn Sunday Premiere: Beauty Will Save The World

Documentary Channel – Sunday 2 September, 9.00pm

Beauty Will Save the World, already hailed at Hot Docs International Documentary Festival, Toronto and AFI Film Festival Los Angeles, gets unbelievable access to Libya’s first ever beauty competition and its host, Colonel Muammar Gadaffi. This documentary by New Zealand Producer and Director Pietra Brettkelly, reveals US contestant Teca Zendik’s unbelievable journey when after 10 days in Libya she is named the Honorary Consul to the US for Libya. It is the first diplomatic position between Libya and the US in 20 years. Beauty Will Save the World is a surprising, gritty and entertaining glimpse behind the scenes of the first ever Miss Net World beauty contest held in the surreal location of Tripoli, Libya

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