Press Coverage of Occupy the Hamptons

October 19, 2011

Journalist and East End Resident, Richard Wallace, attended a Conversation wtih Harry Belafonte at Bay Street in Sag Harbor on Saturday, October 15th (as part of the Hamptons International Film Festival).  Outside an Occupy the Hamptons Rally took place.  In his coverage of the event for, Richard singled out Orwell Rolls in His Grave for mention, saying:

“Meanwhile, Sag Harbor’s Occupy Wall Street rally on Saturday followed a distinctly local spirit and script in the picket lines outside the theatre, but they did manage to strike a  resonant film festival chord in placards promoting the timely-as-ever documentary about the media, “Orwell Rolls in His Grave by Sag Harbor resident and film maker, Robert Kane Pappas to the Hampton’s International Film Festival that runs here through Monday.

A few days ago, it was just a matter of speculation about OWS finding its way to the Hamptons. This weekend, it became a global event.”

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