The Yes Men Fix the World

Press

Contact: people@theyesmen.org and press@theyesmen.org

Press Kit

Trailer in high-resolution

Electronic Press Kit (1GB)
(Notes on clips found here.)

Press release in PDF and in Word

E-poster (high-res jpeg, high-res PDF)

 

Other materials:

Film Forum press release

Film stills

Production stills

New York Times "special edition" - high-res

Video clips
(Additional clips reel: hi-res, 1.1GB, low-res, 264MB; clip notes here)

Postcard front, back

Press clippings (additional available on request)

A couple of recent interviews with the Yes Men: New Scientist, Huffington Post (many more available)

FAQ

Full Survivaball information and high-resolution version of video

Credits:

Billing block

Theatrical distributor: Shadow Distribution

WRITTEN, DIRECTED AND PRODUCED BY
Andy Bichlbaum and Mike Bonanno

CO-DIRECTOR
Kurt Engfehr

SPECIAL APPEARANCE
Reggie Watts

EDITOR
April Merl

ADDITIONAL EDITING
Johnny Burke

ANIMATION
Patrick Lichty

ORIGINAL MUSIC
Neel Murgai
Noisola

PRESENTED BY:
  • Renegade Pictures UK
  • The Channel 4 Britdoc Foundation
  • Charny-Bachrach Entertainment
  • Arte France
  • Article Z

COMMISSIONING EDITOR FOR ARTE FRANCE
Pierrette Ominetti

PRODUCED BY
  • Doro Bachrach
  • Ruth Charny
  • Laura Nix
EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS
  • Alan Hayling
  • Jess Search
  • Patrice Barrat
  • Juliette Timsit

CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
Amy Sommer

Pull quotes:

"It takes a rare bird to even think up the stunts these guys manage, and an amazing, determined courage to pull them off. These are two of the most creative activists ever!" — Humor Times

"Outrageously entertaining....This movie is glorious testimony to the moral power of satire." — New York Magazine

"Great fun! It takes some nerve, not to mention diabolical intelligence... to pull off the elaborate pranks devised by the Yes Men." — New York Times

"Fiendishly amusing... Out-Borats Sacha Baron Cohen at his most confrontational."—Washington Post

"A hilarious movie.... Even if you don't agree with the Yes Men's political agenda, you'll get a big kick out of this movie." — New York Post

"Almost too good to be a film. More laughs per dollar than any other film fuel." — Monsters and Critics

"It shines with raw wit and originality." — Newsweek

"The Yes Men have pulled off another coup." — Village Voice

"Funnier and more useful than Sacha Baron Cohen's Brüno." — The Observer

"This is the year's top documentary film." — New Scientist

"Comedic vigilante justice… Media-savvy pie-to-the-face." — USA Today

"Exhilarating." — Financial Times

"A riotous reminder that patriotism is often misconstrued as troublemaking." — AMC Filmcritic

"This movie is a hoot, and a pertinent one at that." — Hollywood Reporter

"One of the funniest movies I've ever seen, and two of the ballsiest guys I've ever met. Thank God for the Yes Men." — Morgan Spurlock, director of Supersize Me

"Hilarious, therapeutic, inspiring. The Yes Men are geniuses." — Naomi Klein, author of The Shock Doctrine and No Logo

"If you worship Milton Friedman, you're going to loathe Yes Men Andy Bichlbaum and Mike Bonanno." — Bloomberg.com

"The Yes Men Fix The World could be this season’s choice." — Screen Daily

"We think it is a serious matter when people willingly misrepresent themselves." — Exxon

"It's really a sick, twisted - I don't even want to refer to it as a joke." — US Department of Housing and Urban Development

 

 

 

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