The Resource Aim high in creation! : a one-of-a-kind journey inside North Korea's propaganda machine, Anna Broinowski., (ebook)

Aim high in creation! : a one-of-a-kind journey inside North Korea's propaganda machine, Anna Broinowski., (ebook)

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Aim high in creation! : a one-of-a-kind journey inside North Korea's propaganda machine
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Aim high in creation!
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a one-of-a-kind journey inside North Korea's propaganda machine
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Anna Broinowski.
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eng
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An Authentic Glimpse of a North Korea We've Never Seen Before, by a Prize-Winning Filmmaker. Anna Broinowski is the only Westerner ever granted full access to North Korea's propaganda machine, its film industry. Aim High in Creation! is her funny, surreal, insightful account of her twenty-one-day apprenticeship there. At the same time it is a fresh-eyed look, beyond stereotypes, at life in that most secretive of societies. When Anna learned that fracking had invaded downtown Sydney and a coal seam gas well was planned for Sydney Park, she had a brilliant idea: she would seek guidance for a kryptonite-powerful anti-fracking movie from the world's greatest propaganda factory, apart from Hollywood. After two years of trying, she was allowed to make her case in Pyongyang and was granted full permission to film. She worked closely with the leading lights of North Korean cinema, even playing an American in a military thriller. "Filmmakers are family," Kim Jong-il's favorite director told her, and a love of nature and humanity unites peoples. Interviewing loyalists and defectors alike, Anna explored the society she encountered. She offers vivid, sometimes hilarious descriptions of bizarre disconnects and warm friendships in a world without advertisements or commercial culture. Her book, like the prize-winning documentary that resulted from her visit, is a thoughtful plea for better understanding
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Broinowski, Anna
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791.43095193
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non fiction
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Aim high in creation! : a one-of-a-kind journey inside North Korea's propaganda machine, Anna Broinowski., (ebook)
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9781628726770
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MWT12343134
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Aim high in creation! : a one-of-a-kind journey inside North Korea's propaganda machine, Anna Broinowski., (ebook)
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781628726770
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • c
Publisher number
MWT12343134
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remote
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MWT12343134
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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