Film Courage Podcast #155 with Audrey Ewell and Aaron Aites of 99% The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film

 

Filmmakers Audrey Ewell & Aaron Aites call into Film Courage to talk about their latest film, 99% The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film. They share with us why they have to make this film, how they got 99 filmmakers to join them on this collaboration, how they are keeping this film objective, and the challenges they have faced on the front lines.

 

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CONNECT WITH 99% THE OCCUPY WALL ST. COLLABORATIVE FILM:

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Opens NY & LA Sept 6,
TV premiere Sept 17 on Pivot

NEW THEATRICAL TRAILER
HERE ON YAHOO! MOVIES

SYNOPSIS:

In 2011, seemingly overnight, Occupy captured the imagination of our nation – and the world. The sweeping story of the birth of a movement, 99% – The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film follows a disparate group of activists who converged on lower Manhattan’s Zuccotti Park to build a new society. Inspired by the idea that wealth and power were disproportionately wielded by an elite few, parks from Pittsburgh to Minneapolis to Jackson Mississippi were soon Occupied. But what did they want? And would their own processes hinder them in achieving it?…..