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Smoke screen: Indian film and television’s anti-tobacco obsession ($$)

The reason for this new obsession with the harms of smoking is a federal law passed in November 2011, mandating that all television programmes and films that show even one scene including oral or smoking tobacco use …
British Medical Journal
added Sep 3, 2013 02:36
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SHAKHRAZAROV: n Russia, there is no struggle against smoking at all

In Russia, we do not really have any struggle with smoking. They want to start with banning smoking in films. We should try and do something to demonstrate that it is necessary to quit smoking," said Shakhnazarov.
Pravda Online
added Jul 25, 2013 15:21
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Influence of Smoking Cues in Movies on Children's Beliefs About Smoking

Short-term exposure to smoking in cartoon and family-oriented movies had little immediate impact on beliefs about smoking in preadolescent children, but a significant cumulative impact on norms cannot be ruled out.
Pediatrics
added Jul 10, 2012 08:49
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[New York] Anti-tobacco youth group targets Hollywood

Reality Check's International Week of Action kicks off Monday, in advance of the 86th Academy Awards on March 2, as the organization bestows its annual "Fame" and "Shame" awards. This year's Fame Award recipients are: Walt Disney Studios - for providin
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Feb 23, 2014 15:36
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Surgeon General's Report at 50: "Blowing Smoke" film released

Blowing Smoke: The Lost Legacy of the Surgeon General’s Report ... chronicles what Blum calls “the fear, foot-dragging, and squandering of funds on the part of public health agencies, universities, and organized medicine alike in ending the smoking pandem
Center for the Study of Tobacco and Society (University of Alabama)
added Feb 7, 2014 14:07
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BROWN: Hollywood's Smoky Images Send Wrong Message About Lighting Up | Nancy Brown

Hollywood's continued glamorization of smoking. Every time a star lights a cigarette, a negative message is sparked. That is the subject of the rest of this column, penned by leaders of Legacy ... "House of Cards," a Netflix-original show and the epitome
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jan 14, 2014 12:45
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[New Zealand] Hobbit 'promotes smoking' to children, says expert

One of the world's leading anti-smoking researchers and campaigners has accused the New Zealand Government of hypocrisy and sabotaging its own efforts to eliminate tobacco use by 2025. ... "The Government shouldn't be spending any taxpayer money on movi
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Apr 11, 2013 15:31
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[Italy] VIDEO: The Sea Purple

twenty-five year old Angela finds herself in love with Sara and she decides to ride out the scandal of her homosexuality by disguising herself as a man....Angela turns into Angelo, sporting a cap and a cigar and giving the appearance of a picture perfect
New York Times
added Jan 6, 2016 14:21
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GLANTZ: E-cigs drop off Hollywood's A-list

The good news? All the major studios have kept e-cigs out of their kid-rated movies since 2011. Not so good? E-cigs are showing up in movies marketed to young adults, potentially crossing over to teen audiences on video.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jan 4, 2016 19:40
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[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
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