WTF: Millitainment

Date Published:
July 8, 2012

Millitainment. Is it turning directors into collaborators? Award-wining director Kathryn Bigelow has been given unprecedented access to military information for her upcoming movie “Zero Dark Thirty” about the assassination of Osama Bin Laden.

Uma Ampikaipakan and Johanan Sen invite resident political curmudgeon Sharaad Kuttan to hoist his boycott America flag.  They go from hard-core propaganda and fake Sukarno porno, to soft power branding in modern cinema.

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