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K is for Karl: Exploitation

Alternative title
Alienation (Episode 4)
Synopsis
A series of five short films on the ideas of Karl Marx to commemorate the 200th anniversary of his birth.
In the fourth film journalist Paul Mason travels to Manchester, the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution. Here, Mason shows how the use of human labour and the development of machinery brought about contemporary capitalism." [4 minutes]
The other films are: Communism, Revolution, Alienation and the Future of the Machines. Commissioned by the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation.
Series
K is for Karl
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2018
Year of production
2018
Subjects
Philosophy
Keywords
labour (employment); Marx, Karl

Online availability

URI
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EC_QOZoIOWs
Price
free
Delivery
Streamed

Credits

Director
Theopi Skarlatos
Animator
Made in Motion
Contributor
Paul Mason

Publisher

Name

Rosa Luxemburg Foundation

Email
info@rosalux.org
Web
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Phone
+49-(0)30-44310221
Address
Franz-Mehring-Platz 1
Berlin
10243
Germany

Distributor

Name

YouTube

Web
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