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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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    Jun 16 2011: Before analyzing what kind of power can a film have on us, we should focus on the types of movies. After that, you'll arrive to a conclusion that circles and unites a simple concept hiding behind every movie. Movies, shorts, films, video clips...etc. usually have an evident impact on the world. Be it on the younger ones or the adults. Take note that people watch movies, because they enjoy it.
    Young girls and boys can be influenced by an actress. This shows us how enormous the impact of movies is. It can not only change our hobbies, but also our cultural choices. Each and every one of us suffers two kinds of socialization. First, by his parents and family during his youngest age till his teen-age/young-adult age and second, by the companies, co-workers and colleagues he/she gets to meet in their careers. And all-along this period, the person watches movies and films. Sometimes, he admires the heros. Other times, he admires their acts. But most of the time, he or she tries to copy and imitate what others do.
    This proves what kind of power can a film have. It can easily change lives. It sometimes incites to reacting on a given event or so. None of us should overlook movies' impact on human beings. It can have a strong and influential power.

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