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Anti-Tech Film Series at La Idea Social Center
by La Idea
Monday Mar 10th, 2014 1:05 PM
A series of three films over three weeks detailing the inherent corruption of cybernetics and the tech industry.

La Idea Social Center
2009 E. 29th Street
Oakland

THURSDAY, MARCH 20TH, 7PM

WE LIVE IN PUBLIC
This documentary about Josh Harris’ surveillance-as-art project exposes the problems of privacy in the internet age and asks provocative questions about the power of ego in a place where everything is on display.

THURSDAY, MARCH 27TH, 7PM

DAS NET: THE UNABOMBER, LSD, AND THE INTERNET
A marvelously subversive approach to the history of the Internet, this insightful documentary combines speculative travelogue and investigative journalism to trace contrast ing counter cultural responses to the cybernetic revolution.

THURSDAY, APRIL 3RD, 7PM

STARTUP.COM
Friends since high school, 20-somethings Kaleil Isaza Tuzman and Tom Herman have an idea: a Web site for people to conduct business with municipal governments. This documentary tracks the rise and fall of govWorks.com from May of 1999 to December of 2000, and the trials the business brings to the relationship of these best friends. Will the business or the friendship crash first