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Killing Us Softly 3: Advertising’s Image of Women

Many people hold the belief that advertising does not affect them, stating that they are the exception to its influence.  However, Jean Kibourne challenges this assumption in her shocking 1999 documentary called Killing Us Softly 3: Advertising’s Image of Women. … Continue reading

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Transamerica

TransAmerica is a film that came out in 2005.  This film looks at the story of Bree Osbourne a biological male who is about to get a sex change to become a female.  The movie follows Bree’s journey and misadventures … Continue reading

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