Tobacco Containing Scenes in Some Selected Turkish Movies Released Between 1992 and 2016

ERİK H. E., ÇOLAKLAR M., Yildiz E., Gulcek A. E., Percin B., Aktas C., ...More

TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL, vol.22, no.6, pp.432-440, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/turkthoracj.2021.20291
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.432-440
  • Keywords: Tobacco, smoke-free policy, movies, PUBLIC-POLICIES, SMOKING, TRENDS
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


OBJECTIVE: Movies are among the most widely used media for advertising, promotional, and sponsorship activities of the tobacco industry, and the industry has been making huge investments in this sector for many years. In this study, the effects of movie scenes depicting the use of tobacco products, and the possible effects of the laws governing such scenes, were examined.