Good documentaries about surveillance capitalism?

I don’t want any “Russia stole the elections” BS

Btw is there any recent documentaries about mass surveillance? Citizenfour is a bit old now

@TheAnonymouseJoker
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Nothing to Hide (2017)

Can also have a look at the one on Jamal Khashoggi

Dessalines
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Shoshanna something has a book on surveillance capitalism, but after seeing a few interviews with her, she’s enough of a liberal that she still might think “russia stole the elections”. That said its probably worth reading, as it does focus mainly on US tech companies.

@snek_boi
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Shoshana Zuboff perhaps is who you mean? :)

Dessalines
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Yep.

The Great Hack, Laura Poitras did another one about Assange that also discusses his rape allegations.

@Wild
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I know about The Great Hack and it’s kinda the thing I’m trying to avoid lol

@Wild
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For anyone wondering, this is “Shoshana Zuboff on surveillance capitalism | VPRO Documentary”

Looks interesting given how long her book is, thanks!

@Wild
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@dessalines@lemmy.ml Just watched this and yeah she’s a lib alright

jonuno
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Check arte.tv they might have something. I think I saw there a report related to Assange recently

@snek_boi
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The Social Dilemma. It’s not focused on state-sponsored surveillance. Rather, on how a business model (surveillance capitalism) pushes for effective surveillance and, even worse, behavior changes towards the goals of the highest-bidding advertisers.

@yxzi
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not exactly what you’re looking for, but you could check out iHuman (2019). it’s not about surveillance per se, however it does discuss surveillance as a topic crucial for development of AI

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