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Shadows of Liberty

United Kingdom, 2012
Documentary

Synopsis

A journey through the darker corridors of the US media, where global conglomerates call the shots. Tracing the story of media manipulation through the years, Shadows of Liberty poses a crucial question: why have we let a handful of powerful corporations write the news?.

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Shadows of Liberty Directed by Jean-Philippe Tremblay

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  • EdieEmm's rating of the film Shadows of Liberty

    The rise of consensus cover-ups, broad-based spin and the censoring of journalists, coincident with the increasing concentration of US mass media under corporate control. An alarming film, and politically compelling, but in the face of such broad (if no doubt valid) allegations, journalistically/analytically lacking. Also cinematically unexceptional. Still, a commendable endeavour.