Taipei Times reports:
The video clip was said to portray Aboriginal women as ‘exotic objects of lust, and neglected to mention the artists it was promotingHere's the link, filmed by aboriginal director. See how many of the millions of ethnic stereotypes crammed in here you can spot. Click read more for a quick list I compiled:
1. non-white woman exotic object of white man's lust, man is creepy stalker
2. non-white woman is still not very dark-skinned, white skin preference
3. foreign man is blonde and either green or blue eyed (can't tell). True foreigners are blond and blue eyed, of course.
4. Is foreign man that wants the woman. Not local.
4. just to be certain that the come-to-our-event-and-you-can-boink-an-aborigine sales pitch isn't missed, they shoehorned in another pair of hot women briefly glimpsed flanking Blondie on either side as he is clapping.
5. Aboriginals are shown in the stereotyped activities for indigenous people everywhere, dancing and singing, infantilized.
6. Feminists will probably weigh in with all the conventions: woman staring up and off screen in contemplation, a common pose in ads, women wearing heels, common in ads with women as sexualized objects, woman not doing anything powerful, useful, skilled, or important, etc.
In fairness, this unimaginative ad simply represents a dull reproduction of approaches common in Taiwanese ads...
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