Monday, February 6, 2017
The Noble Lie...
"By publishing a clip that could appear to be authentic we hoped to take advantage of a tool that's often used in war; make a video that claims to be real. We wanted to see if the film would get attention and spur debate, first and foremost about children and war. We also wanted to see how the media would respond to such a video."
Continued @ bbc.com - #BBCTrending: Syrian 'hero boy' video faked by Norwegian director.
Via: Jay Dyer
You could just as well say, "by creating fake terrorism and hoax mass shootings in the U.S. we can raise awareness of these important issues and open up conversation"-C