Sut Jhally

Sut Jhally

Total Credits at Criticker: 11 (Director), 3 (Writer)

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    Hijacking Catastrophe: 9/11, Fear & the Selling of American Empire
    This documentary examines how a radical fringe of the Republican Party used the trauma of the 9/11 terror attacks to advance a pre-existing agenda to radically transform American foreign policy while rolling back civil liberties and social programs at home. (Media Education Foundation)
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    Peace, Propaganda & the Promised Land
    This video shows how the foreign policy interests of American political elites-working in combination with Israeli public relations stratgies-influence US news reporting about the Middle East conflict. (imdb)
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    Killing Us Softly 3
    In this important new film, Kilbourne reviews if and how the image of women in advertising has changed over the last 20 years. With wit and warmth, Kilbourne uses over 160 ads and TV commercials to critique advertising's image of women. By fostering creative and productive dialogue, she invites viewers to look at familiar images in a new way, that moves and empowers them to take action. (imdb)
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    Reel Bad Arabs: How Hollywood Vilifies a People
    Jack Shaheen conducts an exploration of the representation of Muslims and Arabs in Hollywood movies of the past and present.
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    Tough Guise: Violence, Media & the Crisis in Masculinity
    Tough Guise systematically examines the relationship between pop-cultural imagery and the social construction of masculine identities in the U.S. at the dawn of the 21st century. (imdb)
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    Capitalism Hits the Fan
    Capitalism Hits the Fan (2009) - Direct-to-Video
    This film consists primarily of Richard Wolff describing the basic crisis of modern day American capitalism.
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    No Logo
    No Logo (2003) - Short Film
    In the age of the brand, logos are everywhere. But why do some of the world's best-known brands find themselves on the wrong end of the spray paint can # the targets of anti-corporate campaigns by activists and protestors? No Logo, based on the best-selling book by Canadian journalist and activist Naomi Klein, reveals the reasons behind the backlash against the increasing economic and cultural reach of multinational companies. (imdb)
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    The Myth of the Liberal Media
    Edward Herman and Noam Chomsky demolish one of the central tenets of our political culture, the idea of the "liberal media." Instead, utilizing a systematic model based on massive empirical research, they reveal the manner in which the news media are so subordinated to corporate and conservative interests that their function can only be described as that of "elite propaganda." (filmsforaction.org)
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    Advertising and the End of the World
    An illustrated presentation on the world of commercials which asks some basic questions about the cultural messages emanating from this market-based view of the world: Do our present arrangements deliver what they claim--happiness and satisfaction? Can we think about both our collective and private interests? Can we think both long-term and short-term? Jhally draws from the broad arena of commercial imagery to encourage viewers to reflect on their own participation in the culture of consumption. (mediaed.org)
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    The Codes of Gender
    The Codes of Gender applies the late sociologist Erving Goffman's groundbreaking analysis of advertising to the contemporary commercial landscape, showing how one of American popular culture's most influential forms communicates normative ideas about masculinity and femininity. (mediaed.org)
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    Killing Us Softly 4: Advertising\
    Jean Kilbourne discusses the representation of women in advertisements (imdb.com).
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