Rupert Murdoch's War On Journalism
"Outfoxed" examines how media empires, led
by Rupert Murdoch's Fox News, have been running a
"race to the bottom" in television news.
This film provides an in-depth look at Fox News and
the dangers of ever-enlarging corporations taking
control of the public's right to know.
film explores Murdoch's burgeoning kingdom and the
impact on society when a broad swath of media is controlled
by one person.
experts, including Jeff Cohen (FAIR) Bob McChesney
(Free Press), Chellie Pingree (Common Cause), Jeff
Chester (Center for Digital Democracy) and David Brock
(Media Matters) provide context and guidance for the
story of Fox News and its effect on society.
documentary also reveals the secrets of Former Fox
news producers, reporters, bookers and writers who
expose what it's like to work for Fox News. These
former Fox employees talk about how they were forced
to push a "right-wing" point of view or
risk their jobs. Some have even chosen to remain anonymous
in order to protect their current livelihoods. As
one employee said "There's no sense of integrity
as far as having a line that can't be crossed."
Robert Greenwald has produced and/or directed 53 television
movies, miniseries and features. He is the director
of Uncovered and the Executive Producer of the UN
series - Unprecedented, Uncovered and the soon to
be released Unconstitutional.
it's slanted and it's a hit job. And I haven't even
seen it yet."
-Eric Shawn, FOX News Reporter
researched expose" -New York Times Magazine
"Fox is not objective.
Fox is a Republican propaganda machine." -Roger
"Move over Michael
Moore. It's Robert Greenwald's time to shine."
"A must-see movie,
no matter what your politics are."
-Christian Science Monitor
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