LOS ANGELES, May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pixel and Verse Films announce the following event:
HATING BREITBART, a film that explores the life and impact of the late media guru Andrew Breitbart, a loved, loathed, and passionate media whistleblower, will be shown at Northwestern University on Tuesday, May 14th hosted by the college's College Republicans.
James O'Keefe, who, with Andrew Breitbart's guidance broke the story of widespread corruption within the group ACORN. O'Keefe is also prominently featured in "Hating Breitbart" talking with his mentor.
"We wanted to capture Andrew as he was: loud and passionate when he saw liberal hypocrisy in the mainstream media," noted director Andrew Marcus. "But we also wanted to make sure that all Americans can see what a fascinating man he was and why his messages of media corruption and the rising tide of citizen journalism are even more important today than when he passed away."
What: Screening of "Hating Breitbart"
When: Tuesday, May 14, 2013
6:00 pm CDT
Where: Northwestern University
Technology Institute LR2
2145 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 30201
The film chronicles Breitbart, the man, through some of his biggest media battles as he exposed the corporate media's unwillingness to cover certain stories. The film's director and camera crew were allowed exclusive access to follow Breitbart during the final two years of his life; filming wrapped shortly before his sudden and unexpected death. The provocateur who ignited the Acorn scandal and brought down a Congressman– Anthony Weiner – Hating Breitbart catches it all.
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