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The Gift Shop

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After watching the documentary Exit through the Gift shop. I think it’s a kind of hoax. Although it really show us the special foreign culture-Street Art, there are also many satires, irony and tricks in this documentary. The story line of this video was happened around many-Brandalism's artists, their works, and thierry’s stories/experiences. There are not only lots of elements which should a documentary have, but also the absurd story and ‘pseudo art’ connotation give me a strong feeling that is a hoax. In the first place, we can’t deny this culture, but there are lots of interesting social phenomenon and the contrast with reality. For example, people blind worship and follow suit the work of thierry. He got millions of dollars at the end
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