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RF Brown Guests on Full Cast And Crew Podcast

NETWORK, US lobbycard, bottom from left clockwise: Faye Dunaway, William Holden, Robert Duvall, Peter Finch, 1976

The 1975 film Network is a magnificently crafted commentary on the news media and its audience. It’s a disturbing prediction of how society is mediated today. The film was also a seminal part of my personal media literacy. I talk all about this as a guest on the podcast Full Cast And Crew. Don’t worry, it’s funny too.

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