Freedom and Film: What Is Liberty?
This conference brought together professionals working in the film industry to discuss issues of liberty and the free society as they might be depicted in film.
The Pursuit of Happyness. Directed by Gabriele Muccino. Culver City: Sony Pictures, 2006. DVD.
Unforgiven. Directed by Clint Eastwood. Warner Bros.: Burbank, 1992. DVD (2010).
Blade Runner. Directed by Ridley Scott. Burbank: Warner Bros., 1982. DVD.
2081. Directed by Chandler Tuttle. Motion Picture Institute (MPI): New York, 2009. DVD.
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Nozick, Robert, “The Entitlement Theory of Justice.” in The Libertarian Reader: Classic and contemporary readings from Lao-tzu to Milton Friedman, edited by David Boaz, 181-196. New York: The Free Press, 1997.
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Tocqueville, Alexis de. Democracy in America. Edited by Eduardo Nolla. Translated by James T. Schleifer. Indianapolis: Liberty Fund, Inc., 2010.