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What kind of power can a film have?

Can a film help to make the world a better place and change peoples attiudes? What should such films contain?

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    May 23 2011: What other medium allows 200+ people to sit in a darkened room and have a dream simultaneously streamed into their collective consciousness?

    Film, as the most dynamic of storytelling mediums, can move the masses, to be certain.

    Whether it's for global goodness or not, depends on the filmmaker and their subject/theme.
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      May 24 2011: wow..never thought of t that way Barry..I will never again feel the same when the lights turn down!!!!
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      Jun 10 2011: I'm always disheartened when I'm the one of only a few people in a theatre, especially when it is a wonderful film. There is nothing like being able to discuss a film with everyone as we're leaving the experience.
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      Jun 15 2011: Thank you for leting me see cinema this way : )

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