This is a recorded message [Widescreen]

Canada, 1973

Film
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Made up of hundreds of cut-out colour ads projected in fragmented, rapid succession, this animated film without words takes a critical look at the conditioning process that underlies consumerism in our world of materialism. Seductive advertising is seen as the main motivating force in shaping the desires, the needs and, to a large degree, the lives of modern men and women.

Credits

director

Jean Bedard

producer

Pierre Moretti

production company

National Film Board of Canada

Language

English

Duration

00:10:10:00

Colour

Colour

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