Disaster Capitalism

Disaster Capitalism is a compelling documentary that goes inside Afghanistan, Haiti and Papua New Guinea to reveal the dark side of moneymakers and aid exploiters unafraid to make a killing from the misfortune of others.

Best-selling journalist and author Antony Loewenstein joins award-winning film-maker Thor Neureiter on a six-year journey through the world of shady miners, resilient locals and secretive governments.

Appearing at the Q&A after the event:

  • Antony Loewenstein, Writer/Co-producer of Disaster Capitalism
  • Ala'a Shehabi, Deputy Director of the Institute for Global Prosperity at University College London and founder of Bahrain Watch
  • Jason Hickel, Anthropologist, author of The Divide, Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts who serves on the Labour Party task force on international development

 

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