08 Sep Capitalism is the Crisis

Sunday, October 2, 2011 /7:00pm-9:00pm

Premiere screening of Capitalism Is The Crisis, followed by Q & A with director Michael Truscello. Screening will take
place at the Garneau Theatre (8712 109 Street).

Capitalism Is The Crisis  is a documentary film about radical politics in Canada and the United States in the age of neoliberal austerity. Beginning with the 2010 G20 Summit in Toronto, this film examines radical politics and features original interviews with prominent thinkers such as Chris Hedges, Derrick Jensen, Richard J.F. Day, David McNally, Leo Panitch, Gary Kinsman, Heather Gautney, Dana Williams, Peter Gelderloos, Sedef Arat-Koc, Ajamu  Nangwaya, Wayne Price, Alex Khasnabish, Max Haiven, Mohamed Jean Veneuse, and more!

Michael Truscello  is a filmmaker and assistant professor of English at Mount Royal University. His essays have appeared in journals such as Postmodern Culture, Film-Philosophy, and TEXT-Technology, and in books including Postanarchism: A Reader, Transgression 2.0 and The Automobile and American Culture.