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All Govenments Lie

Model: MMA9221

SKU: 341966 Product ID: 242018

Format ‐ DVD

Genre ‐ Documentary

Rating ‐ M

Consumer Advice ‐ M Offensive language.

Release Date ‐ 09/11/17

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Description

    These are the journalists who expose the truth.

    All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception, and the Legacy of I.F. Stone is a theatrical documentary created by a team of Emmy Award-winning filmmakers, who subscribed to I. F. Stone's newsletter in their teens. "I. F. Stone's Weekly" inspired us then, and compels us now to tell the story of a new wave of independent, investigative, adversarial journalists following in Stone's footsteps. We hope this film will inspire the next generation of independent journalists, many of whom are now in college, to carry on I.F. Stone's legacy of speaking truth to power.

    This film will change the way you look at the mainstream media or "MSM". Giant media conglomerates are increasingly reluctant to investigate or criticize government policies particularly on defense, security and intelligence issues. They are ceding responsibility for holding governments and corporations accountable to the independent journalists and filmmakers who risk their careers, their freedom and their lives in war zones to expose the truth.With government deception rampant, and intrusion of state surveillance into private life never more egregious, independent voices like Glenn Greenwald, Jeremy Scahill, and Amy Goodman are crucially important. All three are inspired by the iconoclastic rebel journalist named I. F. Stone, whose fearless, independent reporting from 1953 to 1971 filled a tiny 4-page newsletter which he wrote, published, and carried to the mailbox every week. Stone is little known today, but All Governments Lie will reveal the profound influence he's had on contemporary independent journalists like Greenwald, Scahill, Goodman and others.

Details

    Director - Fred Peabody

    Film Genre - Documentary

    Label - Madman Entertainment

    Audio - English (Dolby Digital 5.1)

    Running Time - 89

    Aspect ratio - 1.78:1

    Region Coding - 4

    TV Standard - PAL

    Rating - M

    Consumer Advice - M Offensive language.

    Year of Release - 2016

    Primary Format - Movies/TV - DVD

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