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Inside America: The Quiet Persuader

Synopsis
First transmitted in 1965, this programme looks at Steve Frankfurt, a New York advertising executive working in an industry worth 14 billion dollars in the US alone. Used to spending thousands at a time with a simple nod of the head, Frankfurt offers insights into his life and the work that he carries out in one of America’s fastest growing industries. (39 minutes)
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2011
Year of production
1965
Subjects
Social Studies; Media studies
Keywords
advertising; archive television; United States of America

Online availability

URI
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00ljycb
Price
free
Delivery
Streamed

Credits

Contributor
Steve Frankfurt

Production Company

Name

BBC Television

Distributor

Name

BBC Archive

Web
http://www.bbc.co.uk/archive/ External site opens in new window

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