The Post: Film Guide

The Post
The Post




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A film guide that looks at The Post (2017), a true-life drama about The Washington Post’s fight to publish a series of documents proving a government cover-up on the reality of The Vietnam War.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including Business Studies, Citizenship, History, Media Studies and Politics in addition to highlighting themes surrounding North American countries, law and order, democracy, directors, historical periods, historical events, ethics, gender representation, and The Cold War.

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  • Citizenship
  • Economics and Business
  • History
  • Media Studies
  • Politics

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