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iW NEWS | Moore to Offer a “Slacker Uprising” Free Online

iW NEWS | Moore to Offer a "Slacker Uprising" Free Online

Michael Moore‘s film, “Slacker Uprising” will be available for download free of charge as a thank you to “his many fans.” The free download will take place on the Internet in lieu of a theatrical release or DVD release (for now) and prior to other outlets such as television or streaming video, according to a release. “Slacker Uprising” traces Michael Moore’s 62-city tour of the swing states during the 2004 U.S. Presidential election and “records the thrilling — and frightening — response he received across the country.” The high resolution 97 minute film is free download to any North American resident beginning on September 23. “Slacker Uprising” first appeared at the 2007 Toronto International Film Festival as “Captain Mike Across America.” [Brian Brooks]

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