The Young Karl Marx
CAST: August Diehl, Stefan Konarske, Vicky Krieps DIRECTOR: Raoul Peck ENDING MARCH 8
26 year-old Karl Marx embarks with his wife, Jenny, on the road to exile. In 1844 Paris, he meets Friedrich Engels, an industrialist's son, who investigated the sordid birth of the British working-class. Engels, the dandy, provides the last piece of the puzzle to the young Karl Marx's new vision of the world.
Both intellectually serious and engagingly free-spirited.A.O. Scott, New York Times
If you are a political person concerned about economic inequality and ecological ruin, this film is a must.Louis Proyect, Counterpunch.org