Pickaxe and Breaking The Spell

3 04 2007

Tuesday April 3rd in HCL 4 

8:00 PM – Pickaxe

Activists take a stand to protect an old growth forest from logging at Warner Creek in the Willamette National Forest of Oregon. The blockades that the activists built to block loggers begins to develop into a community known as Cascadia Free State. This film was shot by the activists themselves.

9:45 PM – Breaking The Spell

A film about the 1999 Seattle WTO protests. Filmed in the thick of the action, it has been called ‘protest porn’. It includes footage that aired nationally on 60 Minutes.




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