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Image versus Propaganda

June 18, 2013

How great is the power of visual communication? When does an image become a tool of ideology and when is it an effective mediator of fast transmission of information? Are propaganda images a relic of the past or are they still all around us – in contemporary politics, advertising and modern social trends? The relation between visuality, power and the possibilities of visual communication will be discussed by:

PAVEL RYŠKA, artist, performer and historian of animation

TOMÁŠ BOJAR, screenwriter and producer

MARIA KUPKOVÁ, film historian and curator