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13 Fascinating Propaganda Films


The dystopian world of The Hunger Games franchise is at war, and it seems as though no war can be fought in the past, present or future without some form of propaganda. The first two films in the series showed the fascistic Capitol of Panem using the gladiatorial combat of The Hunger Games themselves as a way to quell rebellion by distracting the masses. The new film, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, now shows the heroes of the revolution using the exact same techniques to spur the oppressed to action, by transforming Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) into an iconic figurehead, complete with her own theme song.

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