Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism (2004) | Watch the Full Documentary Online Outfoxed shows how the Fox News channel is used to promote and advocate right-wing views. Follow Robert Greenwald Celebrate 10 years of Brave New Films with our Boxed Set: 3:09 During the first few years that Murdoch's ownership of Fox's DC affiliate, he had a hands-off approach to new content; partially due to their success. 6:30 Former Fox News reporters and bookers say that they are afraid to be seen "talking to the wrong people". 10:45 “Some People Say” – FOX uses the phrase "some people say" to mask opinion as news. 19:04 Fox News contributors are under paid contract for their appearance; if they deviate from the party lines, they might not get asked back onto shows. 21:22 Fox News went after Richard Clarke as soon as it was apparent that he was going to paint the Bush administration in a bad light. 22:28 They put weak-looking , lesser known liberals up against photogenic, self-assured conservatives. 46:29 Fox made the decision to present the Iraq war as a success.
Float Nation by Jory Piglowski & Carl Jessee *** Due to the massive generosity of everyone who has donated and spread the word about this page, we were able to exceed our Kickstarter goal in less than three days! We hope to far exceed our goal to help us fund some essential equipment purchase/rental expenses to make this documentary. Please keep spreading this page to everyone you know who may be interested in supporting us! We’re here to fund our transportation expenses for the production of Float Nation, which will be a full-length documentary delving into the little-known world of flotation therapy/Flotation Restricted Environmental Stimulation Technique (REST). Check out Float-Nation.com for more info! We’re going to be traveling across the country (and potentially abroad) to speak with and interview a myriad of people in the flotation community and document our experiences to produce a full-length documentary in order to bring floating to the masses. Jory Carl I've been interested in float tanks for about 4 years. Perks Thanks!
Inequality For All (2013) | Watch the Full Documentary Online In the wake of the financial crisis and the recent rise of the Occupy movement, the issue of income inequality has gained unprecedented public awareness. Over the last thirty years, the U.S. economy itself doubled. But, these gains went to a very few: the top 1% of earners now take in more than 20% of all income -- three times what they did in 1970. Distortions are even more extreme at the very top. The 400 richest Americans now own more wealth than the bottom 150 million combined. While this level of inequality poses a serious risk to all Americans, regardless of income level, much of the rhetoric on this subject has been fueled by anger and resentment from a frustrated middle class who feel their birthright – the American Dream – has been taken away from them. Part 2 is the film on youtube, available in Europe. Structurally, the film is organized around a central “spine,” in which Reich speaks directly to the audience about key economic topics.
PROJECT WILD THING: A feature-length documentary by David Bond & Ashley Jones What will happen if we raise a generation of children completely out of touch with nature? Filmmaker David Bond thinks Mother Nature needs a helping hand. His children are fascinated by screens but are strangers to the natural world. Childhood is different to when he grew up - so many distractions compete for children’s time and attention. David appoints himself the Marketing Director for Nature and, with the help of marketing experts, he sets out to convince apathetic consumers, and his family, of the benefits of this amazing, free, wonder product. Project Wild Thing is an ambitious, feature-length, stunt documentary for international theatrical, TV, film festivals and public screenings. www.projectwildthing.com @wearewildthing Project Wild Thing on Facebook 30 potted plants, 12 people, two days & one topic - Nature. As part of our continuing mission to explore nature and what it means to people, we set up a Nature Confessional booth at a recent Good For Nothing event. Ashley & David
We'd Have Revolution If People Understood This Martin Luther King, Jr. was working towards a guaranteed basic income for all when he was killed. Wealth inequality, neoliberalism, the actions of the Federal Reserve, along with the greed and theft of the global elite have made the call for a guaranteed basic income for all even more urgent in 2014 than in the 1960s. David DeGraw, interviewed here by Dennis Trainor, Jr. of Acronym TV claims the alternative is a violent revolution. In his new book, The Economics of Revolution, DeGraw writes: “Having that much wealth consolidated within a mere 1% of the population, while a record number of people toil in poverty and debt, is a crime against humanity. For example, it would only cost 0.5% of the 1%’s wealth to eliminate poverty nationwide. In this clip from the full 30-minute interview, DeGraw points out that the Federal Reserve is already printing money and giving it away to the financial elite.
Float Nation Fresh: New Thinking about What We're Eating (2009) | Watch the Full Documentary Online FRESH celebrates the farmers, thinkers and business people across America who are re-inventing our food system. Each has witnessed the rapid transformation of our agriculture into an industrial model, and confronted the consequences: food contamination, environmental pollution, depletion of natural resources, and morbid obesity. Forging healthier, sustainable alternatives, they offer a practical vision for a future of our food and our planet. Among several main characters, FRESH features urban farmer and activist, Will Allen, the recipient of MacArthur’s 2008 Genius Award; sustainable farmer and entrepreneur, Joel Salatin, made famous by Michael Pollan’s book, The Omnivore’s Dilemma; and supermarket owner, David Ball, challenging our Wal-Mart dominated economy. The underground documentary that became a massive grassroots success, FRESH is the embodiment of the good food movement. Host a screening.
kickstarter Links to press about Whitelandia: TEDx Talk with Whitelandia producers Matt Zodrow and Tracy MacDonald Article about Whitelandia in The Portland Observer Article about Whitelandia Kickstarter Campaign in The Portland Observer Interview with Matt Zodrow on KBOO FM 90.7 Article about TEDx Talk on EugeneWeekly.co Oregonlive.com Portland Mercury Blogtown Street Roots Newspaper Greetings from producers, Tracy MacDonald and Matt Zodrow...and thank you for your interest in this project... The story of Oregon's relationship with Black Americans is complex to say the least. Today, contrary to its progressive reputation, Oregon is rated as "low" on the census map of U.S. diversity, ranking closely with states such as Kansas, Missouri, and Utah. How did we get here? This is a picture of us with our three children, Esme, Ella, and Salvador. 14 years ago, we bought a house in this historically Black neighborhood. For our family...this could be described as an inconvenience.