Killing Us Softly — Round 4

In this new, highly anticipated update of her pioneering Killing Us Softly series, the first in more than a decade, Jean Kilbourne takes a fresh look at how advertising traffics in distorted and destructive ideals of femininity. The film marshals a range of new print and television advertisements to lay bare a stunning pattern of damaging . . . → Read More: Killing Us Softly — Round 4

Marketing Violent Entertainment to Children

In a report released in December 2009 by the Federal Trade Commission in the United States, researchers followed current trends in the marketing of violent entertainment products to children and teens. These include ad placement on
television and Internet, R-rated movies and unrated/uncut DVD releases, video games and the widespread use of cross-promotional items including breakfast cereals, . . . → Read More: Marketing Violent Entertainment to Children