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Comfort Film and OpenIndie present: Occupy Love (2012)

  • Comfort Station 2579 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago USA (map)

Comfort Film and OpenIndie present:

Occupy Love (2012)

Director: Velcrow Ripper
Writer: Velcrow Ripper
Produced by:
Nova Ami
Ian Mackenzie

http://occupylove.org/
https://www.facebook.com/occupylovefilm


"OCCUPY LOVE captures the heart of the movement of movements that is sweeping the planet in response to today's economic and environmental crises. 'Philosopher-filmmaker' Velcrow Ripper travels to history-making hot spots, asking the question, 'How can crisis create a love story?' Scenes include the Egyptian revolution in Tahrir Square, Spain's Indignado movement, Occupy Wall Street NYC, The Maple Spring in Quebec, and indigenous activists at the Alberta Tar Sands. The film explores the aspects of this arising that take the form of what Martin Luther King Jr. called 'Love in action.' Woven throughout is a deep exploration on the meaning and importance of 'public love' - the love of humanity, the love of the planet.--IMDB


Runtime: 84 min
Media: Digital projection using the CinemaPi Open Sourced player.

Totally free.

Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/942103599155982/