Monthly Archive: July 2013

Injecting Corporate America with a Taste of Its Own Medicine: A Discussion with THE EAST’s Zal Batmanglij, Ellen Page, and Patricia Clarkson (Q&A Screening)

The East is the ultimate revenge fantasy against corporations with no moral fiber, like a smaller budget indie version of Fight Club, where Freeganism replaces nihilism. Director and co-writer Zal Batmanglij and actors Ellen Page and Patricia Clarkson discuss the origins of the script, Freeganism, and what drew the actors to these roles. Includes videos from the Q&A.

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