Chapter 15 – Profits, Wealth, and Public Trust
Globalization and the Media
COA, an online news group, has created a documentary exploring how the mass media shape public opinion on the ‘War on Terror’ and economic Globalization. Offers a wide range of viewpoints from broadcasters, journalists, alternative media activists, and news editors. Running time 20 minutes 58 seconds.
Public Trust and Box Office Profits
A short film about the public relations schemes behind major box office releases. The movie shows how movie executives and Hollywood agents can try to manipulate events for big profit. Running time 5 minutes 27 seconds.
Images and Voices of Hope
A clip from a PBS documentary about a group of journalists, artists, musicians and media professionals who discuss how the media can broadcast positive images to the public and enhance public trust. Running time 8 minutes.