Old School of Capitalism

Stara škola kapitalizma

Stará škola kapitalismu

  • Želimir Žilnik
  • Serbia
  • 2009, 122 min
Language: English, Serbian

1 anarcho-syndicalism 2 Balkan ghosts 3 factories shutting down 4 first protests against management 5 workers wearing American football gear 6 Molotov cocktail from documentary and fiction 7 Eastern Europeans' ridiculous deification of unbridled capitalism 8 a documentary “happening” depicting the world as non-fiction theater 9 global capitalism in a country that joined the “game” 10 stylized ambiguity: documentary is used to create an activist parable

20 Serbian director Źilnik, known for his radical and politically engaged films, looks at the rising tide of workers' strikes following the arrival of capitalism in Serbia, and presents a film involving several characters who “play” themselves.

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Festival edition: 2010
Sections: Doc-fi
Exhibition format: DV PAL
Subtitle languages: English


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