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Barbie Nation:
An Unauthorized Tour
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Black Barbie
A new short film explores the African-American Barbie. Featuring Mattel designer Kitty Black Perkins, creator of the Shani line of  African-American dolls, at work in the top-secret Barbie Design Center

Collectors’ Barbies
A gallery of beautiful, one-of-a-kind Barbies including Mattel prototypes, special dolls created by Mattel designers for a charity auction, and a few vintage dolls.

Weird Barbies I & II
Two sideshows of Barbie satires, created by independent artists for gallery shows in San Francisco and Sacramento, California.

The Handlers at Home
A visit with Mattel cofounders Ruth and Elliot Handler and their daughter, Barbara Segal, in their Los Angeles penthouse.

Barbie on the Street
From Beverly Hills to San Francisco, people’s intimate Barbie stories.

Director’s Interview
Director Susan Stern talks about the latest trends: the Bratz dolls, Muslim Barbie, and the end of the Mattel lawsuits

Nora & Claire: Still Best Friends

The Barbie Nation child stars 10 years later – will they let their kids play Barbie?

Deeper into the Barbie World with some of the stars of Barbie Nation.

Scene Index

Barbie Nation
An Unauthorized Tour
VHS List Price:

Bernal Beach
discount price:

with credit card

“Extraordinarily interesting,”
– The Hollywood Reporter

“America’s favorite fetish object is on lavish display in this wry, sensitive documentary,”
– US Magazine

“Barbie Nation is brilliant television. It has controversy, music, and lots of action. The cast of characters is real and compelling... It introduces the viewer to the folks next door who aren’t what they seem.”
–Jonathan McDonald, The Province,
Vancouver, BC

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El Rio Productions LLC
3275 Harrison Street
San Francisco, CA 94110

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