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3.2
130 Ratings

How to Start Your Own Country

Directed by Jody Shapiro
Canada, 2010
Documentary

Synopsis

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…

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How to Start Your Own Country
Directed by Jody Shapiro

Awards & Festivals

Toronto International Film Festival

2010 | Real to Reel

São Paulo International Film Festival

2011 | International Perspective

Miami International Film Festival

2011 | Grand Jury Prize (Knight Dox Competition)

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