Category Archives: Filmmaker Interviews

Director Charles Evans Jr. to receive National Media Award

June 10, 2014

Contact: Willem Sims 213-738-9246 email hidden; JavaScript is required   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Charles Evans Jr. Filmmaker, Documentarian and Philanthropist Receives National Media Award   Los Angeles—June 9, 2014—Charles Evans Jr., director of “Addiction Incorporated, ” will receive this …


February 19, 2012

This week on “Q&A,” our guests are Charles Evans, Jr. and Victor DeNoble. Evans is the producer and director of a new documentary entitled Addiction Incorporated featuring DeNoble, a former Philip Morris research scientist.

New Public Health : Addiction Incorporated: A Tobacco Whistle-blower and the Filmmaker Who Told His Story

February 8, 2012

A new film, Addiction Incorporated, gives viewers a look at the tobacco industry and nicotine addiction from the perspective of Victor DeNoble, a former industry scientist turned whistle-blower. DeNoble testified before Congress in 1994 that his research proved nicotine was addictive, contradicting the …

Film Independent : A Burning Issue: A Conversation About Addiction Incorporated

January 15, 2012

A Conversation About Addiction Incorporated with Director Charles Evans Junior and Behavioral Scientist Victor DeNoble In the 1980s, Victor DeNoble was a research scientist at a major tobacco company, where he was tasked with finding a substitute for nicotine that …

Living in Cinema : Filmmaker Charles Evans Jr. and his subject Victor DeNoble on the documentary “Addiction Incorporated”

January 13, 2012

While Addiction Incorporated sounds like a depressing chore of a movie-watching experience, it is in fact an incredible underdog story, and an inspirational tale of how one man can overcome personal obstacles to better public health in America. Charles Evans …

New Film, Addiction Incorporated, Tells Story of Tobacco Industry Exposé

January 12, 2012

Listen to this segment | the entire program The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention cites that about 20% of adult Americans smoke cigarettes, with a greater prevalence among men than women. Cigarette smoking still continues to be “the leading …

CENTER STAGE with Mark Gordon: Charles Evans Jr. & Victor DeNoble “Addiction Incorporated”

January 10, 2012

Tune in Tuesday, January 10, at 7PM (PST), as KXLU Los Angeles proudly presents Center Stage with Mark Gordon featuring special guests Charles Evans Jr. & Victor DeNoble. The will be talking about the new documentary ADDICTION INCORPORATED.