Scene Smoking Cigarettes Cinema & the Myth of Cool

(DVD) American Lung Association, Grades 7-College, 59 minutes Recent studies have found that films depicting tobacco use are increasing and are reinforcing misleading perceptions that smoking is a widespread, socially desirable, and normal behavior. In this video professionals from the entertainment and health fields discuss real-life choices they’ve made and what they think about the depiction of tobacco on-screen. Teacher’s guide for high school and Instructors guide for college are included.

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