september, 2019

mon16sepAll Daywed18The BrinkDirected by Alison Klayman(All Day) Northampton Filmhouse, Off Derngate, Northampton, NN1 1UD Event Organized By: Northampton Filmhouse Country:United Kingdom

Event Details

Screening Dates:
Mon 16 September 6:30pm
Wed 18 September 8:30pm

Director: Alison Klayman

When Steve Bannon left his position as White House chief strategist less than a week after the Charlottesville “Unite the Right” rally in August 2017, he was already a notorious figure in Trump’s inner circle, and for bringing a far-right ideology into the highest echelons of American politics. Unconstrained by an official post — though some say he still has a direct line to the White House — he became free to peddle influence as a perceived kingmaker, turning his controversial brand of nationalism into a global movement. The Brink follows Bannon through the 2018 mid-term elections in the United States, shedding light on his efforts to mobilise and unify far-right parties in order to win seats in the May 2019 European Parliamentary elections. To maintain his power and influence, the former Goldman Sachs banker and media investor reinvents himself — as he has many times before — this time as the self-appointed leader of a global populist movement. Keen manipulator of the press and gifted self-promoter, Bannon continues to draw headlines and protests wherever he goes, feeding the powerful myth on which his survival relies.

Time

september 16 (Monday) - 18 (Wednesday)

Location

Northampton Filmhouse

Off Derngate, Northampton, NN1 1UD

Organizer

Northampton Filmhouseinfo@northamptonfilmhouse.com Northampton Filmhouse, Off Derngate, Northampton, NN1 1UD

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