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Screening  |  Capitalism: A Love Story

Thursday, April 17, 2014, 6–8:30 pm

Peter and Elizabeth C. Tower Auditorium  

Crisis! A Film Series
Using classic and contemporary films and expert commentators, Crisis! engages the community in a discussion about the global economic crisis. Each screening begins with a panel discussion which includes experts from Buffalo State’s faculty and the community. Audiences can expect a broad spectrum of views, lively discussion and debate. All screenings that are part of the Crisis! Film series are free and open to the public. Crisis! takes place on select Thursdays throughout the spring semester of  2014.

Capitalism: A Love Story
Everybody has an opinion about provocative filmmaker Michael Moore, who asks tough questions about how American corporations and financial institutions sacrifice the interests of working people in their endless pursuit of shareholder profits. IsMooremaking a political statement, or is he an honest documentarian? Expect a lively discussion about this highly entertaining, highly controversial film.
Directed By: Michael Moore, Written By: Michael Moore

Films featured include: Bonfire of the Vanities (Jan. 30), The Smartest Guys in the Room (Feb. 20), Frontline: Money, Power & Wall Street (Feb. 27), Inside Job (Mar. 6), Margin Call (Mar. 13), Client #9 (Mar. 20), The Madoff Affair ( Apr. 3), Capitalism: A Love Story (Apr. 17), and Inequality for All (Apr. 24). The Crisis! Film series are free and open to the public.