French documentary revisits Milgram’s experiment

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This segment from the 1979 french movie, “I as in Icarus”, depicts the famous and shocking Milgram experiment.

A soon-to-be-released documentary reconstructed this experiment under guise of a TV show. The purpose is to expose the power and dangers of TV, in particular reality TV shows and the spectator’s reaction and distance to violence depicted on TV.

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