99% - The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film | 2013
The Occupy Wall Street movement is documented by an unprecedented collaboration of almost 100 filmmakers from across the country. In September 2011, the movement propelled issues of economic inequality into the spotlight. The film goes behind the scenes, revealing what happened and why. Personal stories imbue the analysis of big picture issues with the real-world struggles of those who were compelled to take action, speak up, march and risk arrest. Supporters, participants, experts and critics shed light on why this movement took off with such explosive force and ask what the next phase might be.