Documentary on entitlement shows why some jerks succeed

DGC Visionaries at FIN Sunday, September 15th 1-5 pm

13:48 05 September in News

The DGC is proud to present this FREE event as part of FIN this year! Come listen to interesting panel discussions with the directors behind some of the Festival's most anticipated films! Featuring ARC members John Houston and John Walker, DGC members Atom Egoyan, Julia Ivanova...

CRADLE takes on the a*hole problem

17:16 19 August in Essays, News

By Jonathan Miller Robert C. Hockett, co-founder of the Cornell Research Academy for Development, Law and Economics (CRADLE), is one of several Cornellians featured in the documentary film “Assholes: A Theory.” He and his colleagues work to promote the study of policies that protect ordinary people...

Hot Docs review: Assholes: A Theory

17:06 18 April in Reviews

Using Aaron James’s 2012 book as a jumping-off point, Walker builds a mostly serious look at the preponderance of privileged, entitled jerks who bully their way to positions of dominance in Western society....

A FEATURE DOCUMENTARY FROM JOHN WALKER

A JOHN WALKER PRODUCTION IN CO-PRODUCTION WITH THE NATIONAL FILM BOARD OF CANADA IN ASSOCIATION WITH DOCUMENTARY CHANNEL

CINEMATOGRAPHER PAUL MCCURDY EDITOR JEFF WARREN COMPOSER SANDY MOORE SOUND DESIGNER ALEX SALTER ANIMATOR RON MCDOUGALL LOCATION SOUND JIM RILLIE PRODUCERS ANN BERNIER  ANNETTE CLARKE  JOHN WALKER WRITTEN BY JOHN WALKER  ROBERT SANDLER DIRECTED & NARRATED BY JOHN WALKER

A John Walker Production in co-production with the National Film Board of Canada in association with documentary Channel and Canada Media Fund, with the assistance of the Government of Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia Film & Television Production Incentive Fund, Telefilm Canada and the Rogers Group of Funds, through the Theatrical Documentary Program, Rogers Telefund and The Canadian Film or Video Film Tax Credit and developed with the assistance of Superchannel