[Marxism] Two films
knhiebert at shaw.ca
Sun Feb 7 13:11:38 MST 2016
This weekend I dropped in on the World Community Film Festival in Courtenay, BC. http://www.worldcommunity.ca/film-festival/
I saw How to Change the World, a documentary on Greepeace. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4144504/
I am happy to recommend this film.
In one way it is a period piece. At the time, it was not regarded as odd that a boat would set out on a protest voyage carrying only men. And the decision making, if we can call it that, was based on forceful and charismatic individuals, with little process to allow a voice for all.
This is not to take away from their remarkable achievements.
My partner saw Nefertiti's Daughters. Based on her account I would recommend it.
"Nefertiti's Daughters is a story of women, art and revolution. Told by prominent Egyptian artists, this documentary witnesses the critical role revolutionary street art played during the Egyptian uprisings."
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