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Michael Moore

Academy Award Winning Documentarian & Best-Selling Author

BIO

Michael Moore is an Academy Award winner who’s legendary documentaries has been seen millions & caused social debate in the important issues of the day. He was born in Flint, Michigan, and attended Catholic schools, including a year in the seminary, which he says accounts for his healthy respect for the fires of hell that he believes to be located somewhere just outside Crawford, Texas. He was an Eagle Scout, Newspaper Boy of the Week, and, at 18, the youngest person ever elected to public office in the state of Michigan.

Moore is the Oscar and Emmy-winning director of the ground-breaking, record-setting films Roger & Me, Bowling for Columbine, Fahrenheit 9/11, and Where To Invade Next, which also won the top prize at the 2002 Cannes Film Festival and went on to become the highest-grossing documentary of all time. It became the first documentary ever to premier No. 1 at the box-office in its opening weekend. Film Comment called it “The Film of the Year.is

His latest documentary, Michael Moore in Trumpland, a daring and hilarious one-man show, dove right into hostile territory deep in the heart of TrumpLand in the weeks before the 2016 election.

Michael Moore is an Academy Award winner who’s legendary documentaries has been seen millions & caused social debate in the important issues of the day. He was born in Flint, Michigan, and attended Catholic schools, including a year in the seminary, which he says accounts for his healthy respect for the fires of hell that he believes to be located somewhere just outside Crawford, Texas. He was an Eagle Scout, Newspaper Boy of the Week, and, at 18, the youngest person ever elected to public office in the state of Michigan.

Moore is the Oscar and Emmy-winning director of the ground-breaking, record-setting films Roger & Me, Bowling for Columbine, Fahrenheit 9/11, and Where To Invade Next, which also won the top prize at the 2002 Cannes Film Festival and went on to become the highest-grossing documentary of all time. It became the first documentary ever to premier No. 1 at the box-office in its opening weekend. Film Comment called it “The Film of the Year.is

His latest documentary, Michael Moore in Trumpland, a daring and hilarious one-man show, dove right into hostile territory deep in the heart of TrumpLand in the weeks before the 2016 election.

Media

"His lecture presentation was a home run! It was real, passionate, and dead-on. It was also funny, informative, and at times shocking! It had vital slap-in-the-face, get-your-act-together messaging – so necessary as we confront the "death of hope" times we now live in."

State University of New York, Buffalo

SPEECH TOPICS

Bowling for Columbine: America's Culture of Fear and Its Consequences

Fahrenheit 9/11

Stupid White Men...and Other Sorry Excuses for the State of the Nation

Books & Media
Stupid White Men book coverHere Comes Trouble book coverFarenheit 9/11 book coverCapitalism: A Love Story book coverDude, Where’s My Country? book cover