@ The old housing office - eastgate (opposite primark!)
Presents… a weekend of radical documentaries
Occupy, resist, squat!
Friday 11TH APRIL 2008
7 - 8pm European autonomous Spaces Part I
Direct Action against Apathy shorts on ‘autonomous spaces’. DAAA made some documentaries back in 2005 about European autonomous spaces. Here we feature three of them: Barcelona, our very own A-spire from Leeds and a secret location!
8-9pm – Rob Newman
Live from the 2007 Camp for Climate Action, we have Rob Newman’s hilarious and political sharp stand up on oil, war and direct action.
Saturday 12TH APRIL 2008
2 - 3pm European autonomous Spaces Part II
Back with 3 more shorts from Direct Action against Apathy: Nottingham (Sumac Centre), Christiania and Amsterdam
3 - 4 pm Boom - the sound of eviction
Story of gentrification and resistance from downtown san Francisco
4 - 5 pm Those who dance
Inspiring story of resistance from Rossport in Ireland where a community is taking on the massive multinational Shell to stop them building an oil pipeline.
5 – 5.30pm The story of Joe Hill
Story of legendary itinerant, folk hero Joe Hill - a key agitator and wobbly (IWW) organiser
5.30 – 6pm Hands of our homes
Short documentaries abot communities resisting privatisation and PFIs from around the UK
6 – 7.30pm The Take
Story of workers in Argentina who occupy their factory after the 2001 economic crash.
7.30 – 9pm Dockers
Story of amazing 1994 Liverpool dockers strike whose struggle spread around the world.
AUDACIOUS SPACE COLLECTIVE