In partnership with SFU's school of communication

Documenting Occupy

Wednesday, October 03 2012

mdp_counterculture_oct3_poster_ver6Our inaugural event was introduced by longtime Canadian activist, founding publisher of rabble.ca, and author of Occupy This!, Judy Rebick. Attendees were then treated to a presentation of shorts by filmmakers Velcrow Ripper, Ian MacKenzie, and Nova Ami from their feature-length documentary Occupy Love, which premiered the following evening at the Vancouver International Film Festival. This presentation was titled, ‘The Evolution is Love’.

Following the presentation there was a panel discussion featuring indie journalist David P. Ball, rabble.ca’s Derrick O’Keefe, and Dr. Kathleen Cross from SFU’s School of Communication talking about the challenges of documenting the Occupy movement.

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Time: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Segal Conference Rooms (1420-1430), SFU Harbour Centre Campus
Cost: Free