Festival Year: 2016

Avi Lewis

Roles: Director, Producer

Avi Lewis is a filmmaker and TV host with a 25 year history of pushing the boundaries of mainstream media. He is the director of the feature documentary This Changes Everything, inspired by the bestselling book by Naomi Klein. His first documentary, The Take (2004), followed Argentina’s legendary movement of workerrun businesses. It premiered at the Venice Biennale and was released theatrically around the world. He co-created and hosted both Al Jazeera English Television’s acclaimed documentary series Fault Lines, and the groundbreaking The Big Picture on CBC Television.

Festival Year: 2016


This Changes Everything

(US, 2015, 89min)