This is Marshall McLuhan: the medium is the massage

United States, 1967

TV show
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Professor McLuhan was a controversial Canadian scholar. In this program, he presents a variety of pictorial and editing techniques using images to explore the changes bought about by electronic technology and the effects of mass media on individuals and society, He aims to stimulate a re-examination of the contemporary world and discusses his own theories and the reactions to them.

Credits

co-producer

Guy Fraumeni

Ernest Pintoff

production company

McGraw-Hill Films

National Broadcasting Company

Language

English

Duration

00:53:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

29445

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Mass media

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Television

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Television - Psychological aspects

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Communication

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Technology - Social aspects

History → History

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Technology - Social aspects

People → McLuhan, Marshall, 1911-1980

Television

Television → Television programs

Television → Television programs → Television programs - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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