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Short Documentary "Imperial Mentality"

The project was inspired by a Democracy Now segment exposing the US helicopter footage of the 2007 killings in New Baghdad, "Collateral Murder."
My name is Quincy; I like am a videographer & editor. I would like to share with you a 10 minute video I have created, Imperial Mentality: Part One.

The project was inspired by a Democracy Now segment exposing the US helicopter footage of the 2007 killings in New Baghdad, "Collateral Murder." As I watched, I wondered what American's where doing at the time these attacks took place. My idea was to examine the disconnect of American's reality vs. the reality of our nations war. I have used prime-time TV ads cut with the Apache helicopter footage. I go on to use excerpts from Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil Postman.

I would like to make this into a bigger project, possibly a full length documentary. If you have the time to take a look at it, I would greatly appreciate any feedback, thoughts, and/or advice on how I might get this idea for a documentary going. Please help spread the word by forwarding this to anyone who might be interested. Thank you very much!

Peace

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-q1WkKhRQKk

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