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  • Release Date: Sep 11, 2005
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  • Runtime: 1 hr. 9 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Astra Taylor


Slavoj Zizek is that rarity, an internationally famous philosopher, and one who has built a career out of telling his audience things they probably don't want to hear. Embracing a world view that blends Marxism with the teachings of Jacques Lacan, Zizek's work obsesses on how capitalism affects the way we think and function in our society, and how this is reflected in everything from pop psychology to plumbing. Zizek's writings have won him a sizable following in the United States, and he's been...more

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