"The Must-See Documentary Of The Year"
The Globe and Mail
"searing interviews with cleverly edited imagery"
"thoughtful and pointed" NNNN
Yahoo News Canada
"a particularly impressive act of filmmaking"
"well-reasoned and undeniably urgent"
"sure to provoke righteous outrage"
The Daily Beast
"couldn’t be more pertinent to the current moment"
The Canadian Press
"The film touches on everything from social services to climate change and inequality"
The Hollywood Reporter
"Manages to see hope for democracy in the years to come"
On Demand In Canada
We are now organizing community screenings for organizations, groups, and educational institutions on a case by case basis with a sliding license fee depending on your type of event. Available in the USA, Canada and worldwide (some restrictions apply).
Regime of Obstruction:
Exposing and confronting the power of the fossil fuel industry
Free Virtual Conference
Screening opens June 11
Throughout the month of June, the Corporate Mapping Project is hosting a virtual conference that includes a free screening of The New Corporation.
- Keynote with Naomi Klein & Avi Lewis
- Panel on decolonizing research and climate policy led by Eriel Deranger
- Audience discussion with filmmakers Joel Bakan and Jennifer Abbott on June 17
Festivals & THEATRES
Greater Farmington Film Festival
Virtual in Michigan
June 4 to June 11, 2021
Screening virtually in Michigan.
Sedona International Film Festival
In Theatre & Virtual in Southwest USA
June 12 to June 20, 2021
Virtual screenings available to California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, New Mexico and Colorado). Passes on sale now! Schedule to be posted May 18th.
Seoul Eco Film Festival
Digital in South Korea
June 6, 2021
Korean Premiere! Screening digitally.
DocEdge Film Festival
Auckland – Jun 7 @ 5:30PM
Wellington – Jun 22 @ 8:15 PM
Online Nationwide June 28 – July 11, 2021
Playing in theatres in Auckland and Wellington, and online across all of Aotearoa starting June 28.
Utah Film CenterLive Stream in InterMountain-West, USA
Tuesday, May 4 @ 7:00 PM – Monday, May 10 @ 10:00 PM MDT
Fundraiser ScreeningsUSA Grassroots Premiere Series
Apr.17th, Apr.22nd & May 3rd, 2021
A series of grassroots screenings across the USA to benefit political whistleblower Reality Leigh Winner who exposed Russian election hacking and has been in prison since 2017.
Twin Cities Film Fest
October 22 - 31, 2020
October 14 - 18, 2020
TELEFILM CANADA and the ROGERS GROUP OF FUNDS through the theatrical documentary program present
In association with CRAVE, a division of Bell Media
a GRANT STREET PRODUCTION IN ASSOCIATION WITH SCREEN SIREN PICTURES
A FILM BY JENNIFER ABBOTT AND JOEL BAKAN “THE NEW CORPORATION: THE UNFORTUNATELY NECESSARY SEQUEL”
ORIGINAL MUSIC COMPOSED BY MATT ROBERTSON SOUND DESIGN VELCROW RIPPER EDITOR PETER ROECK DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY IAN KERR, CSC
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER JOEL BAKAN PRODUCED BY BETSY CARSON AND TRISH DOLMAN NARRATED BY CHARLES OFFICER
WRITTEN BY JOEL BAKAN BASED UPON HIS BOOK “THE NEW CORPORATION: HOW ‘GOOD’ CORPORATIONS ARE BAD FOR DEMOCRACY”
Directed by JOEL BAKAN and JENNIFER ABBOTT
Produced with the participation of Ken and Reva Davidson