Shot on location in Utah in the months between September 11th, 2001 and the start of the war in Iraq, WAITING FOR NESARA documents the true story of The Open Mind Forum, a messianic group ...
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Andrew Garfield, Mahershala Ali, Ruth Negga, and five others received their first-ever acting nominations for 2017. While these actors are new to the Academy Awards, you may recognize them from their earlier work.
Shot on location in Utah in the months between September 11th, 2001 and the start of the war in Iraq, WAITING FOR NESARA documents the true story of The Open Mind Forum, a messianic group of Salt Lake City ex-Mormons, and the radical faith that binds them together in the wake of 9/11. The group anxiously await the implementation of NESARA - a miraculous secret law hundreds of years in the making - that they believe was blocked and covered up by the Bush administration. The group believes that the 9/11 attacks were Bush's first attempt to delay NESARA's implementation, and that the Iraq war will be his second. Guided by constant internet updates from New Age gurus, the group believes NESARA will abolish the IRS, remove George Bush from office, expose him as a reptilian alien, distribute millions to the worthy few, and install a UFO-flying Jesus Christ as America's new leader. As the deadline for Bush's War on Iraq approaches, the group struggles to remain united, positive, and retain a... Written by
It took me a few minutes to get into it because I just couldn't convince myself that it could possibly be real, but I really loved this movie. It reminds me a lot of a cross between American Movie and Farenheit 911. I really wonder how the filmmakers were able to get so close to the subjects and have them express their beliefs without fear of persecution. I notice that the one of the filmmakers was also involved with the movie Wally. Movies like this, Wally and Big City Dick show great promise for the documentary film-making community here in Seattle and sets the bar pretty high for future projects. Plus, I will never be able to disassociate KFC with wingnuts for as long as I live.
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