Smoking is still the main cause of preventable disease and premature death in the UK (Department of Health, 2010) and it is still attracting new young customers, Smoke Free Action state that “The main purpose of tobacco marketing is to attract new smokers
I think smoking is bad for everyone.But some people just like to smoking.So I think we can imitate drinking in taiwanese advertisement to movie. Listing a title on the side of the screen.Preventing people who have started smoking do that.
I think it is not necessary to ban the depiction of smoking in films.Because the children who want to smoke are not only influenced by the movie.They are influenced by their environment and people who they be with.
I think we do not need to ban depiction of smoking in the films because it is just fiction and depiction which means it is not real.I think sometime it is useful in advertisement for using the depiction to stop people smoking.