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This Land Is Your Land

2004
DIRECTOR: LORI CHEATLE & DAISY WRIGHT - PRODUCER: LORI CHEATLE

CINEMATOGRAPHER: BRIAN RIGNEY HUBBARD - EDITOR: DAISY WRIGHT
HARD WORKING MOVIES PRODUCTION
DISTRIBUTOR: ARGOT PICTURES

“In their profoundly humanist documentary film This Land Is Your Land, Lori Cheatle and Daisy Wright explore the pervasive influence corporations are exerting on life in America. In archival footage and recorded testimonies, the filmmakers trace the impact of corporate power on individual lives, the social fabric, and the very principles of democracy. …At the heart of Cheatle and Wright’s film are the stories of individual people who have beaten the odds in their battles against corporate dominion. Essentially optimistic in their viewpoint, Cheatle and Wright fall squarely on the side of David taking on the corporate Goliath, issuing a celebratory acknowledgment of small acts of resistance…“
-The Whitney Museum of Art 2006 Whitney Biennial

"Top rate. A must-see documentary that keeps coming at you… with surprising facts and pointed observations about life in America as a result of decisions made by corporations." - Bob Longino, The Atlanta Journal Constitution

"As powerful as Michael Moore’s firebrand muckraking, This Land is essential viewing." - Marrit Ingman, The Austin Chronicle

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