Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media

Direction
Year
1992
Country
  • Canada
  • Australia
  • Finland
  • Norway
Duration
167min
Audio Tracks
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Funny, provocative and surprisingly accessible, Manufacturing Consent explores the political life and ideas of world-renowned linguist, intellectual and political activist Noam Chomsky. Through a dynamic collage of biography, archival gems, imaginative graphics and outrageous illustrations, Mark Achbar and Peter Wintonick's award-winning documentary highlights Chomsky's probing analysis of mass media and his critique of the forces at work behind the daily news. Manufacturing Consent features appearances by journalists Bill Moyers and Peter Jennings, pundit William F. Buckley Jr., novelist Tom Wolfe and philosopher Michel Foucault.

Details

  • Original title
    Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media
  • Direction
  • Editing
    Peter Wintonick
  • Music
    Carl Schultz
  • Duration
    167 min (91+ min.)
  • Year
    1992
  • Country
    • Canada
    • Australia
    • Finland
    • Norway
  • Colour
    • Colour
    • Black & White
  • Production

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