Michael Moore

  • Palestinian filmmaker detained in LA on the way to Oscars February 21, 2013

    A Palestinian filmmaker on his way to the Academy Awards said on Wednesday he was held at the Los Angeles International Airport and threatened with deportation before being allowed into the United States. Emad Burnat, whose '5 Broken Cameras' is competing for an Oscar in the Best Documentary Feature category, said...
  • 'Capitalism is evil', says new Michael Moore film September 6, 2009

    Venice: Capitalism is evil. That is the conclusion US documentary maker Michael Moore comes to in his latest movie Capitalism: A Love Story, which premieres at the Venice film festival on Sunday. Blending his trademark humour with tragic individual stories, archive footage and publicity stunts, the 55yearold launches an all out...
  • Michael Moore targets capitalism at Venice film fest August 30, 2009

    London: The Venice film festival has capitalism in its sights this year, with premieres of Michael Moore's documentary on the US economic meltdown and a drama starring Matt Damon as a corrupt corporate whistleblower. Capitalism: A Love Story, in competition at the annual cinema showcase, sees Moore take on the corporate...