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Sleep Now in the Fire

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Sleep Now in the Fire

Μουσικό βίντεο / Music video, ΗΠΑ / USA, 1999, 4’ DCP, Έγχρ. / Color, Με ήχο / Sound, Αγγλικά / English

Σκηνοθεσία / Direction Michael Moore Μουσική / Music Rage Against The Machine Προέλευση ταινίας / Film Source ISKRA

Music video for “Sleep Now in the Fire” by Rage Against the Machine. The song contains lyrics about greed, such as the conquest of Native Americans, Christopher Columbus’ voyage by Niña, the Pinta, and Santa Maria and U.S. slavery in the 19th century as well as criticism of actions taken by the U.S. government in wartime.

Michael Francis Moore

He is an American documentary filmmaker, producer, screenwriter, actor, activist and author. His works include Bowling for Columbine, Academy Award winner, examining gun culture in USA, and 9/11, a critical look at the War on Terror, winner of a Palme d’Or.

Introduction by Nicole Brenez

The 9th Athens Avant-Garde Film Festival is carried out in the context of “Cinephilia in the New Age II” which is funded by the European Union — European Regional Development Fund (Operational Programme ROP ATTIKI of NSRF 2014-2020). All actions are carried out under the auspices of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports.