Transitions Film Festival

  • Price: $17/$12
  • Date: Thu, Feb 21, 2013
  • Time: 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Venue: Cinema Nova
  • Location: Melbourne, Australia
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Featuring Naomi Klein, Bell Hooks and Charles Eisenstein, Occupy Love delves into the economic, social and environmental crises that are gripping the planet and asks the question ‘How can we turn the challenges we face into a love story?’
Occupy Love is a moving, transformative, heartfelt film, featuring Ripper’s signature stunning visuals and rich soundscapes. A powerful cinematic experience that will leave audiences inspired. From the Arab Spring to the European Summer, from the Occupy Movement to the global climate justice movement, a profound shift is taking place: humanity is waking up to the fact that the dominant system of power is failing to provide us with health, happiness or meaning. The old paradigm that concentrates wealth, founded on the greed of the few, is collapsing. Endless growth on a finite planet cannot be sustained. The resulting crisis has become the catalyst for a profound transformation: millions of people are deciding that enough is enough – the time has come to create a new world, a world that works for all life.