Short Films Series 2 – A Journey through Advertising
An Exploration of Film, TV & Internet Ads from France and beyond
Theatre Raymond Kabbaz (TRK) presents A Journey Through Advertising, the second installment of TRK’s short film series, a presentation of thought-provoking, stylish and humorous ads from France and beyond, on Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 7:30pm. The presentation features a selection of advertisements, in French, English and Spanish (with subtitles in English as needed), including shockvertisements, prevention ads, advertisements related to the environment, spots on junk consumption, as well as ads which fuel the obsession for a perfect body. Complimentary wine and cheese will be served at intermission.
Journey Through Advertising –
Journey Through Advertising is a selection of old and new advertisements, in French, English and Spanish (with subtitles in English as needed), presented in two parts. Materi
al is sourced from the cinema, television, and the internet. The first part of the program focuses on ads related to the environment, cigarettes, junk food, driving safety, alcohol, and cheese (which will be served with wine at intermission). After the intermission, the second part of the presentation features spots related to nutrition, health, HIV/condoms, and French luxury goods. Themes explored include shockvertising, prevention, censorship, and body image.
Adult tickets cost $15, with student tickets $10