Southern Belle

  • 2011

Examining a girls' summer camp in Tennessee that romanticizes the antebellum South. The documentary details how the young women are given Southern Belle makeovers that include hoop skirts, hats and gloves; sing "Dixie"; and are taught that the Civil War was primarily about states' rights and unfair taxation, not slavery.

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Examining a girls' summer camp in Tennessee that romanticizes the antebellum South. The documentary details how the young women are given Southern Belle makeovers that include hoop skirts, hats and gloves; sing "Dixie"; and are taught that the Civil War was primarily about states' rights and unfair taxation, not slavery.

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