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Another Occupation

USA, 2011 (MIFF 2011, Experimental)

Director: Ken Jacobs

Another Occupation

Underground filmmaker Ken Jacobs (Capitalism: Slavery, MIFF 2008) explores colonialism and industrialisation via an imagined train journey through a militarised Southeast Asian country.

D/P Ken Jacobs TD digibeta/2011

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