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The Shock Doctrine (2009)

09/01/2009 (US) Documentary 1h 22m


An investigation of "disaster capitalism", based on Naomi Klein's proposition that neo-liberal capitalism feeds on natural disasters, war and terror to establish its dominance.

  1. Michael Winterbottom


  2. Mat Whitecross


  3. Naomi Klein


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  1. Kieran O'Brien

    Kieran O'Brien

    Narrator (Voice)

  2. Naomi Klein


  3. Milton Friedman

    Milton Friedman


  4. John Major

    John Major

    Self (archive footage)

  5. Bill Clinton

    Bill Clinton

    Self (archive footage)

  6. Henry Kissinger

    Henry Kissinger

    Self (archive footage)

  7. Saddam Hussein

    Saddam Hussein

    Self (archive footage)

  8. Condoleezza Rice

    Condoleezza Rice

    Self (archive footage)

  9. Barack Obama

    Barack Obama

    Self (archive footage)

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The Shock Doctrine
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