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Furthermore, in order to assess the personality of the corporation, there is a checklist employed which uses diagnostic criteria and standard tools of psychologists. These standards are applied to ensure that the organizational principles are human. But the organizational principles that are applied are highly self-interested, amoral, deceitful, and they breach the legal and social standards just to get the profits. The organization does not even suffer with guilt.
“The Corporation” starts with a fast juxtaposition of familiar company logos and specific images, which supports the narration. And narration is giving you facts about the content. I realized that after the first couple of sentences my focus was so much on the visuals that the second time I watched it, I noticed I had missed some key information from the narrative. I understand that the filmmakers wanted to have gripping beginning and wanted to hit you with the important, interesting facts however I rather have something (visuals) that would allow me to think about the narration more. Also I would like the narration to be a bit slower. The bad apple metaphor is a good way to begin. It is a good example and preparation of what the documentary will sum up.
It’s true that a big portion of the documentary is using archive footage to support the audio. Even though I found the selection of archival footage very specific and extraordinary, sometimes it gets a bit too literal. First time we see a face in the movie, it ends up with a good twist. The man (Ira Jackson) who is looking right at the camera (audience) finishes with a joke. This part gives you a brief break from all the “serious” stuff and hints out that this “boring” documentary about corporations will not be as tedious and boring as it seems to be. Besides having the subject looking right at
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This documentary explores a romantic relationship which emerges from Facebook, as well as how this particular relationship turns into a reality story. The information provided on Facebook becomes a lie, with a domestic housewife caring for two disabled sons posing as a younger woman who has a child prodigy as a sister.
Information would be collected through informal observation of students while taking part in class discussions and attempt to solve problems while working on various assignments in groups or individually. The next step entails teaching students the targeted classroom and social skills.
According to Larsen (2005), the process of understanding films starts with analyzing its individual aspects; this gives room for further analysis on the interplay between those elements to the overall effect of the film to the audience (p. 36). One of the four basic elements of filmmaking is sound design.
Later on the company entered the petrochemicals industry and showed very high growth rate. The company produces a wide variety of products for a number of industries operating globally, such as, “chemicals, plastics, automotive, aviation, textiles, footwear, paints and coatings, construction, technology, agriculture, health care, detergent, personal care, furniture, appliances and packaging” (Huntsman, 2013a).
Sony group has many segments like electronics, music, motion pictures and financial services. These include Sony Electronics, Sony Computer Entertainment, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Sony music entertainment, Sony Financial. Sony is the third-largest manufacturer of television in the world after Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics.
ExxonMobil is the world's largest nongovernmental producer of oil and gas, marketer of natural gas and one of the world's largest refiners, with 6.4 million barrels a day of crude oil capacity in 45 refineries in 25 countries. The company is a leading producer of many primary petrochemicals and sells about 28 million tons of petrochemicals per year in more than 150 countries.
As in every work of art, films contain messages that its creator wants to express to his/her viewers. Thus, film as an art in which the audience is 'educated' or at least exposed to one perspective that help explains an event in human history, at least from the creator/director's perspective.
Others engage highly stylistic forms of subjectivity intent on unapologetically pressing forward an agenda.
The National Socialist Party Congress of 1934 was filmed for a documentary by the infamous Nazi propagandist Leni Riefenstahl. This stunning example of political manipulation through the art of the cinema reveals in excruciatingly yet undeniably artistic fashion how the great Nazi rallies were prepared by utilizing a geometric formation that successfully and subtly succeeded in transforming what was in reality a rather nebulous mass of humanity into what appeared to be single-minded entity.
A 2007 book by Ivey and Ivey includes a five-stage structure of interviews through which we may evaluate the personal strengths and weaknesses that I bring to the process.
The first stage in the interview and observation process is