Overview

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

    Director

  2. Mat Whitecross

    Director

  3. Naomi Klein

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Kieran O'Brien

    Kieran O'Brien

    Narrator (Voice)

  2. Naomi Klein

    Naomi Klein

    Herself

  3. Milton Friedman

    Himself

  4. John Major

    John Major

    Himself (archive footage)

  5. Bill Clinton

    Bill Clinton

    Himself (archive footage)

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The Shock Doctrine
The Shock Doctrine

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • September 1, 2009
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 19m

Budget -

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