Evil Edna and capitalism

There are so many avenues to explore in this film – the evil TV persona of the TV (AKA Evil Edna – a most obvious metaphor for the evils of technology); the waste; the creeping introduction of less than desirable content etc. However I would like to build on some of the ideas discussed in [...]

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Consumption

Whilst i agree with Michael that ‘I find this disgusting’, I’m also struck by how this clip could be seen as a commentary on some of the themes of digital culture. There’s a (very messy) blurring of Michael’s identity – is he human or is he a game character? If we see Michael as a [...]

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