Item 079 - Corporation [The] : [Filmography]

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ZA COM MR-F-079

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Corporation [The] : [Filmography]

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  • 2003 (Creation)

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( 1955 - )

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An award winning Canadian documentary which examines the American legal decision that a business corporation is legally a person. A corporation has therefore become a dominant economic, political and social force around the globe. What the documentary illustrates is that a corporation can typically act destructively, without conscience just like a psychopath. It shows the profound effect this can have for the world and the uture and how courage, intelligence and determination can change a course of rampant damage. Nelson Mandela appears as himself with Winnie in archive footage
Written by Joel Bakan, based on his book ''The Corporation: The Pathological Pursuit of Profit and Power]

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Available through Amazon and dvd stores

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  • English

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Mark Achbar - Production - Directed by
Jennifer Abbott - Production - Directed by
Joel Bakan - Production - Written by
Zeitgeist Films - Production - Released by

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Category: Documentary
Type: Film
Date: Released 2003
Duration: 145 minutes
Colour or B/W: Colour
Sound: Yes
Language: English

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