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[Asia] Time trend of smoking scenes in Iranian movies during the past three decades (1982–2011): a historical analysis

The significant increase in the proportion of movies depicting tobacco consumption and in the duration of smoking depictions over the past 30 years underscores the need for increased regulation of the Iranian film industry to minimise this important sourc
Tobacco Control
added Jul 15, 2015 10:28

[California] Tobacco Gun for Hire James Enstrom, Willie Soon and the Climate Deniers Attack on Merchants of Doubt

ZEGART: Another recipient on the Singer email chain, James Enstrom, advised Singer to launch grievances with Stanford, Harvard and University of California against Naomi Oreskes and Stanton Glantz — an intimidating 'attack the messenger' tactic we'll revi
added Mar 13, 2015 22:05

[Canada] Films with smoking scenes should be banned for viewers under 18 in Ontario: non-smokers’ group

Children under 18 would be banned from seeing 'Paddington' unless accompanied by an adult, and kids under 14 would be banned entirely, under a set of regulations proposed by a non-smokers' rights group.
Canadian Press
added Feb 4, 2015 14:39

China media: Public smoking ban

Papers welcome a proposed nation-wide ban on public smoking, while urging officials to tackle pollution problems. China has sought public opinion on its plans to prohibit tobacco advertising and ban smoking in public places, the Xinhua News Agency repor
BBC Online
added Nov 25, 2014 10:11

[Asia] How former New York mayor Mike Bloomberg plans to get India to stop smoking

the identical ad is also available in Russian, played on Bangladeshi televisions in Bengali and dubbed in English with an Australian accent. These advertisements are party of several global campaigns run by the World Lung Foundation, an organisation th (in)
added Aug 27, 2014 21:35

Anti-Smoking PSA Slams Stars as the "Face of Big Tobacco:" Fair or Foul?

goes on to label such celebrities as Rihanna, Robert Pattinson and Lady Gaga as “unpaid tobacco” spokespeople. "They’re the new face of big tobacco, and they don’t even know it,” reads the video.
The Hollywood Gossip
added Aug 25, 2014 17:10

[Asia, India] Bollywood Actresses Who Smoked Cigarette On-Screen

Smoking a cigarette on-screen was a big deal until the Supreme Court removed the ban and filmmakers since then have shown many stars smoking or at least lighting a cigarette on-screen. ... From Priyanka Chopra to Rani Mukerji, here is a look at the Bolly (in)
added Jul 4, 2014 12:03

[Louisiana] Tobacco-free living commercial being filmed in New Orleans area

Cameras rolled in downtown Covington Wednesday morning (March 26) with Columbia Street serving as a backdrop for a new television commercial sponsored by the Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living. Filming also was scheduled for several other location
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Mar 26, 2014 13:55

[Pennsylvania] Check Up: Pa. subsidizes films featuring smoking

Pennsylvania subsidized production of 24 movies from 2008 to 2012, of which 16 (57 percent) included smoking, according to an ad placed in State Legislatures magazine by SmokeFreeMovies, a project of UCSF professor Stanton Glantz. It says the industry go
added Jan 26, 2014 06:56

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

The Hobbit is a popular movie but it is also a black lung movie. (ALA-Emigrant Trails, CA)
added Dec 30, 2013 04:33
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