Material Cinema The Monadic Institute The Staticose Chamber Film Affects Rampant Technology Contact Links

The Institute studied the effects of mass television consumption. This is discussed in their description of The Staticose Chamber. If the elderly, whose defenses are diminished, are sometimes as affected as this article indicates, what subtler, perhaps more insidious changes are happening to the world's population at large considering that in 2004 the average daily television viewing time was 3 hours 39 minutes and rising?

return to Audio-Visual Abuse & Filmocology