Dir. Justin Pemberton, 2019. English/French. 103 min.
Based on the groundbreaking work of economist Thomas Picketty, Capital breaks down the assumed relationship between the accumulation of capital, progress, freedom, and democracy. Historical and prescient, the film charts the past through popular cultural references and interviews with stark warnings about the future.
View online at hummedia.byu.edu. To gain access to this movie, faculty and students should go to ic.byu.edu. The film will be available to watch anytime from Wednesday to Saturday and coordinates with our fall lecture series theme “Challenges to Democracy.”