Bastards of Utopia

A remixable Documentary

direct action

War and Sabotage

War and Sabotage
Protesters march and clash with the police at the European Union-Western Balkans Summit in Thessaloniki, Greece.

Three-Day Riot

Three-Day Riot
The night before the Thessaloniki Summit protests begin, Jelena, Dado, and Fistra meet with their affinity group to discuss tactics, including the benefits and risks of rioting.

The Walls are Our Sponges

The Walls are Our Sponges
Dado, Fistra and friends attempt to paint a slogan on a wall with a can of stolen spray paint.

Take It or Leave It

Take It or Leave It
The collective fixes up the free store and prepares to open it to the public.

Protect the Camera

Protect the Camera
Maple and Fistra discuss the dangers of filming at a protest.

Paper Trail

Paper Trail
Fistra, Jelena, and fellow organizers discuss how they will publicize the opening of the free store.

Not in Our Name

Not in Our Name
Footage from actions organized by activists in Zagreb in 2003, including Gay Pride and an anti-NATO protest.

Location, Location, Location

Location, Location, Location
Fistra, Dado, and Jelena survey a potential site for the free store.

Let Them Frei

Let Them Frei
Fistra and Jelena attend an action at the German embassy in Zagreb to protest for the release of a friend who was arrested in Germany.

Kebab Stands on Fire

Kebab Stands on Fire
Fistra reflects on the riots at the Thessaloniki summit protests.