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Norwegian film – a toothless affair

We wallow in commercial hero worship and reactionary swarm. Film as a recognition process is a story only in the Norwegian context. 

I would call it a war. An anti-intellectual and propaganda war that is being waged in every respect in the international film industry. Hollywood and its investors operate with budgets the size of a state budget, including the defense budget. Hollywood producers, of course, decide what to produce to reach the vast masses world wide. They own and control the large distribution chains, and of course the cinemas. It is clear that someone must believe that this works and pays off.
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Terje Dragseth
Author and filmmaker.

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