Matt Murtagh discusses the rise of the pirate party, from its humble origins in Scandinavia to its widespread popularity today
The Pirate Party of Sweden built itself on a platform of issues concerning copyright, government and corporate transparency, and the protection of online privacy, long before they would become politically salient in the decade following.
When the Pirate Party was …
Director: Ruben Östlund
Cast: Maria Lundqvist, Ollie Lijas & Leif Edlund
By Gheorghe Ruso
Foreign films, particularly non-Anglophonic European ones, get a bad rap among lay movie-goers. They’re perceived as drab, pretentious, and boring. And this stance …