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Michael Moore

American filmmaker, author, social critic, and liberal activist

1954   -  

country of citizenship: United States of America
native language: English
educated at: University of Michigan–Flint, University of Michigan–Dearborn
occupation: film director, television presenter, journalist, comedian, autobiographer, writer, screenwriter, film actor, peace activist
award received: Writers Guild of America Award, Emmy Award, Palme d'Or, Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, César Award for Best Foreign Film, Academy Awards

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Michael Francis Moore (IPA: , respell: MOOR; born April 23, 1954) is an American documentary filmmaker and author. He is best known for his work on globalization and capitalism.Moore won the 2002 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature for Bowling for Columbine, which examined the supposed causes of the Columbine High School massacre and the overall gun culture of the United States. He also directed and produced Fahrenheit 9/11, a critical look at the presidency of George W. Bush and the War on Terror, which earned $119,194,771 to become the highest-grossing documentary at the American box office of all time. The film also won the Palme d'Or at the 2004 Cannes film festival. His documentary Sicko, which examines health care in the United States, is one of the top ten highest-grossing documentaries. In September 2008, he released his first free movie on the internet, Slacker Uprising, which documented his personal quest to encourage more Americans to vote in presidential elections. He has also written and starred in the TV shows TV Nation, a satirical news-magazine television series, and The Awful Truth, a satirical show. In 2018 he released his latest film, Fahrenheit 11/9, a documentary about the 2016 United States presidential election and the subsequent presidency of Donald Trump. Moore's written and cinematic works criticize topics such as globalization, large corporations, assault weapon ownership, Presidents Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Donald Trump, the Iraq War, the American health care system and capitalism overall. In 2005, Time magazine named Moore one of the world's 100 most influential people.
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Dude, Where's My Country?

book by Michael Moore

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Will They Ever Trust Us Again?

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Adventures in a TV Nation

book by Michael Moore

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Downsize This!

book by Michael Moore

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Mike's Election Guide 2008

book by Michael Moore

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