Pulitzer-prize winning journalist, author and activist Chris Hedges, discusses modern day consumerism, totalitarian corporate power and living in a culture dominated by pervasive illusion.
SCREENING | SATURDAY JULY 15TH |CROWLEY THEATER
DOCUMENTARY | Texas Premiere | USA | 15min.
Amanda Zackem was co-director of cinematography for the feature documentary Germans & Jews and producer of the feature length documentaries The Trial of the St. Patrick’s Four and Blind Spot. Her short documentary on women’s cycling pioneer Georgena Terry screened in film-festivals worldwide, and won Best Female Directed short at the Cornwall Film Festival. Her short experimental film The Black Series won Best Cinematography at the Women’s Independent Film Festival. Her most recent short documentary, American Psychosis, is based on an interview with Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, author and activist Chris Hedges and discusses consumerism, totalitarian corporate power and living in a world dominated by pervasive illusion.
Director, Cinematographer, Producer & Editor : Amanda Zackem
Chris Hedges : Interviewee
Michael Kelem : Aerial Cinematographer
Jonathan Zalben : Music Composer
Dan Mazur : Location and Post Sound Mixer