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Emile De Antonio
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Anyone who looks through the eyepiece of a camera is already tampering. Because as she or he looks through that eyepiece, she or he brings to that eyepiece a whole life, a whole existence, a whole artillery of prejudice and assumption about the nature of society, about the nature of what is out there that I am filming. And, more importantly, once we have filmed, and we put the film on the editing...
His film In the King of Prussia
(1983) was about the Plowshares Eight, a group of Christian anti-war activists on trial for breaking and entering into a weapons plant, where they damaged missile nosecones, poured vials of their own blood onto missile plans, and burned other files. The film starred the actual defendants as themselves.