War

On the Hollywood Industrial Complex

On the Hollywood Industrial Complex

The Hollywood Industrial Complex produces deceptive cultural products that glorify war and lure the American public into supporting their government’s imperialist agenda. Films funded by the DOD not only anesthetize violence, but create a narrative that justifies it through plot lines, characters, and scenes that alienate American “enemies” and offer single-sided reasoning for military presence abroad

Theatre of War: Who is it For?

Theatre of War: Who is it For?

Of course, we are 20-odd year old non-military students at NYU, of all places. What grounds do we have to represent a soldier’s experience? From this question our research began, developed, and expanded to include studies of war films, war plays, and, most significantly, veteran interviews.