Bastards of Utopia

A remixable Documentary

Jelena

A Quiet Period

A Quiet Period
Maple and Jelena reflect on the state of radical politics in Europe after not seeing one another for several years.

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 Cursed Chapel

The Cursed Chapel
Jelena’s grandmother tells the story of the cursed chapel on Ugljan.

That Was the Highway

That Was the Highway
Maple, Jelena, Dado, and Fistra get lost en route to the Thessaloniki protests. They stop and ask for directions.

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.

Paper Trail

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

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.

Jelena’s Mess

Jelena’s Mess
Jelena takes Maple on a tour of her squat.