Political Advertisement VIII: 1952-2012

Political Advertisement VIII: 1952-2012

The Sanctuary for Independent Media

November 2, 2012 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

This fascinating anthology, updated to include advertisements from the 2012 presidential campaign, documents the selling of the American presidency since the 1950s. In this revealing survey of the American televisual campaign process, a social and media history emerges as Muntadas and Reese trace the development of the TV "spot" as a political strategy and manipulative marketing technique.

Muntadas and Marshall Reese (Muntadas will be present at the screening), 2012, 75 min, b&w and color, sound

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