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Ealing Studios’ Libertarian Moment: Five Films

Ealing Studios’ Libertarian Moment: Five Films

AdminML July 6, 2015 Comments Off on Ealing Studios’ Libertarian Moment: Five Films

It’s noteworthy that five of the most libertarian films ever made were produced by Britain’s Ealing Studios in the brief period, 1949-1957. These were among the much-praised “Ealing Comedies” that have become a classic

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Libertarian Shorts: Price Controls

Libertarian Shorts: Price Controls

AdminML July 4, 2015 Comments Off on Libertarian Shorts: Price Controls

A journalist documents in a day’s shopping what it’s like to buy eight common goods in a socialist economy where prices are controlled. [3 min] Students David Enriquez, Michelle Rivas, and Albert Valdez sing

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Sons of Liberty (2015)

Sons of Liberty (2015)

AdminML June 29, 2015 Comments Off on Sons of Liberty (2015)

A group of young men–Sam Adams, John Adams, Paul Revere, John Hancock and Dr. Joseph Warren–secretly join together to oppose British domination, and end up sparking the American Revolution. [Dir: Kari Skogland/ Ben Barnes,

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Reason Video Prize: List of Award Winners

Reason Video Prize: List of Award Winners

AdminML June 27, 2015 Comments Off on Reason Video Prize: List of Award Winners

The Reason Video Prize honors short-form, online video, film, and moving pictures that explore, investigate, or enrich libertarian beliefs in individual rights, limited government, and human possibilities. Applications for the 2015 awards close on

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The Rubber Room (2010)

The Rubber Room (2010)

AdminML June 25, 2015 Comments Off on The Rubber Room (2010)

A little-known policy of NYC schools consigns teachers accused of misconduct to special ‘rubber rooms’ where they do nothing, at full pay, while investigations drag on in some cases for years. [Dir: Justin Cegnar,

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Anthem Film Festival: List of Nominees & Award Winners

Anthem Film Festival: List of Nominees & Award Winners

AdminML June 18, 2015 Comments Off on Anthem Film Festival: List of Nominees & Award Winners

Anthem Film Festival, the annual screening of the latest libertarian films and documentaries, will be held July 8th through July 11th, 2015 at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, as part of the larger FreedomFest

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My Beautiful Laundrette (1985)

My Beautiful Laundrette (1985)

AdminML June 14, 2015 Comments Off on My Beautiful Laundrette (1985)

A young Pakistani immigrant and his English boyfriend overcome all obstacles to launch a fabulous laundromat. [Dir: Stephen Frears/ Saeed Jaffrey, Roshan Seth, Daniel Day-Lewis/ 97 min/ Comedy, Romance/ Pro-Capitalism, Individualism & Independence] External

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David Starkey’s Magna Carta (2015)

David Starkey’s Magna Carta (2015)

AdminML June 12, 2015 Comments Off on David Starkey’s Magna Carta (2015)

British constitutional historian David Starkey tells the story of Magna Carta–the first legal charter in human history to grant individual liberties and restrain government power under rule of law. [Dir: Christopher Spencer/ David Starkey/

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Court (2014)

Court (2014)

AdminML June 11, 2015 Comments Off on Court (2014)

When an Indian folk singer is accused of singing lyrics that encouraged a young man to commit suicide, he is held for trial indefinitely in India’s meandering court system. [Dir: Chaitanya Tamhane/ Usha Bane,

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Libertarian Shorts: The Magna Carta

Libertarian Shorts: The Magna Carta

AdminML June 6, 2015 Comments Off on Libertarian Shorts: The Magna Carta

One-minute promo on the document’s 800-year anniversary. [1 min] An excellent six-minute animated telling of the history of Magna Carta. [6 min] A quick explanation of the document’s importance as the original legal fountainhead

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