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these 10 youth-serving groups want to get smoking off movie screens

ten youth-serving groups received grants from Truth Initiative® and Trinity Health to get rid of smoking in movies, one of the few places where it continues to be portrayed positively, as a normal social behavior and as glamorous, rebellious and edgy. E
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jan 19, 2018 09:07
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[Europe, Germany] 'No smoking': German Drugs Commissioner calls for fewer cigarettes on screen

While the number of smokers in Germany may have gone done over the last 15 years, cigarettes are still ubiquitous in films and on television. That's a problem, said Marlene Mortler, Germany's Federal Drugs Commissioner, in an interview with newspaper and
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Jan 11, 2018 00:03
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[Israel, Mid-east] ASFOURJAN: Where Can Women Make Movies? The Middle East

Hailed as a fresh, frank look at the lives of young Palestinian women, Maysaloun Hamoud’s debut film, “In Between,” follows three female roommates who share an apartment in Tel Aviv. There, they participate... dancing, drinking, smoking, taking drugs.
New York Times
added Jan 10, 2018 22:58
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[Israel, Mid-east] ASFOURJAN: Where Can Women Make Movies? The Middle East

Hailed as a fresh, frank look at the lives of young Palestinian women, Maysaloun Hamoud’s debut film, “In Between,” follows three female roommates who share an apartment in Tel Aviv. There, they participate, to varying degrees, in the debauchery on offer
New York Times
added Jan 10, 2018 22:58
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[UK] Winston Churchill biopic criticised for placing health warning on cigar smoking scenes

Mary Beard, professor of Classics at the University of Cambridge, told the Mail on Sunday: "It only adds to the temptation if you ask me," while the royal biographer Hugo Vickers suggested that the film-makers should have added a further line stating: "S
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Dec 25, 2017 21:09
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Winston Churchill Movie ‘Darkest Hour’ Viewers Find Strange Smoking Warning At The End

Another history expert, Sir Richard Evans, saw the anti-smoking message as pointless, telling the British paper, “I don’t suppose the film will prompt many to rush out and buy cigars.” Hugo Vickers, a Winston Churchill biographer, noted the Darkest Hour
Inquisitr
added Dec 24, 2017 16:55
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NOT (cough!) their finest hour: Biopic of cigar-chomping Churchill carries ludicrous health warning... on danger of secondhand smoke

the makers of a new biopic of the wartime leader have still deemed it necessary to warn film-goers that ‘the depictions of tobacco smoking are based solely on artistic consideration’. The ludicrous health alert comes in the final credits of Darkest Hour,
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 24, 2017 16:46
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[Korea - South] Lee Young-ae stars in film about air pollution

has returned to the movie scene with the short film “The House Below.”... centers on the issue of fine dust and air pollution in Korea. Lee plays the main character, a woman who receives unwanted second-hand cigarette smoke from her downstairs neighbors.
Korea Herald (kr)
added Dec 17, 2017 12:55
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[Asia, India] NGO wants action against aruvi makers for tobacco act Violation

The protagonist of Tamil film Aruvi may be a rebel, but images of Aditi Balan smoking a cigar in posters are a clear violation of the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act (COTPA) 2003.
Times of India
added Dec 16, 2017 20:18
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[India] Cannes lifetime award caps Pandey brothers' ad journey

Individually, too, the two had work to boast of. For example, Piyush's 'Second-hand smoke kills' won double gold at Cannes in 2002, the first time an Indian campaign bagged the honour.
Business Standard (in)
added Dec 14, 2017 00:01
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