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How to Start Your Own Country

directed by Jody Shapiro
Canada 2010
  • 72 min
86 Ratings


What makes a country a country? Documentarian Jody Shapiro visits six unrecognized “micro-nations”, from Sealand (on an abandoned gun tower in the North Sea) to the 1.3 acre Republic of Molossia to find out…