For 20 years, the Yes Men have staged outrageous and hilarious hoaxes to draw international attention to corporate crimes against humanity and the environment. Armed with thrift-store suits and a lack of shame, these iconoclasts lie their way into business and government events to expose the dangers of greed.
Now in their 40s, their mid-life crises are threatening to drive them out of activism – even as they prepare to take on the biggest challenge: climate change. The Yes Men Are Revolting is as much a character study as it is an entertaining depiction of their latest interventions. Revealing the real people behind the ruses, at its heart lies a hopeful message about fighting for change. Watch the trailer…
Friday March 25 7:15 gather – film starts promptly at 7:30 – discussion follows
Fireside Room, Palo Alto Unitarian Universalist Church
505 E. Charleston Avenue, Palo Alto – Directions