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Forget everything you know about disability: the first bionic pop star 'victoria modesta' (video)

- December 16, 2014

Forget everything you know about disability: the first bionic pop star 'victoria modesta'

The first "bionic singer" Victoria Modest released their new video, which really blew internet. 

Song girl from Latvia, which has one leg amputated, presented on his Facebook page the British Channel 4, and in three days she gained more than 8.5 million views.

In the video titled Prototype shows all the power and sexuality, which may be people with disabilities. At the very beginning of the video appears in victoria modesta chic outfits on the throne, and to the present worth going through what doctors do with her foot.

I chose my way of expressing myself, and I hope people will understand me. You do not have to constantly train on a treadmill, you can think outside the box and to marry a man for whom would never have thought to go. The more your life will be like a movie, the more exciting it will be, 


- told the publication Dazed Victoria.

Also in her new clip appears a little girl who is so inspired by the singer that pulls your favorite doll one leg.

video was directed by Saam Farahmand:

I wanted to create a special language for those people who, like Victoria, want to exist in pop culture. It was very important - to create a deliberate collision between physical reality and fiction amputation sexualization in pop culture


Viktoria Modesta Moskalova born in Daugavpils, Latvia in 1988. At birth, she received a serious leg injury, the effects of which were felt over the years more and more. Victoria family moved to London when she was 11 years old. At 19 she decided on the surgery and a crippled leg amputated to the knee.

However handicap girl has managed to turn into a distinctive feature: it has achieved success as a singer and model, participated in shows of the Milan Fashion Week, and in 2012 was a member of the closing ceremony of the Paralympic Games in London.

broadcaster ITV is Victoria as a new "bionic" pop artiste, anticipating clip appeal: "Forget everything you know about disability".


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victoria modesta bionic singer

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victoria modesta bionic singer