Hell's Kitchen is Propaganda

Hell’s Kitchen is a great show that is effectively propaganda, establishing Gordon Ramsay as a god-like figure, and ensuring the viewer can only maintain one point of view: that of the show. In this analysis, The Film Essay unpacks the editing tools hells kitchen uses to manipulate information and emotion in order to align its audiences with the desired perspective. They also compare this to this to the way political movements, ideologies, and commercial brands use propaganda.

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