Trailblazers: The New Zealand Story
With Filmmaker Q&A

Johan Norberg

Leon Grice

June 20, 2017 7:30 PM    Screening

Add to Calendar 06/20/2017 7:30 PM 06/20/2017 9:30 PM America/Los_Angeles Screening: Trailblazers: The New Zealand Story see details at: Laemmle Royal Theatre: 11523 Santa Monica Blvd., West Los Angeles, CA 90025 Los Angeles World Affairs Council false MM/DD/YYYY

Thirty years ago New Zealand was on the verge of economic collapse. Today, the country is a driving force in international trade, economic leadership, healthy environmental practices, and is the flagship for sustainable fishing practices. Johan Norberg examines this transition led by an unlikely alliance of farm owners and maverick politicians who broke a system of excessive privileges that was choking the nation. The one-hour documentary introduces us to the extraordinary people who've built new lives for themselves, their families, and their fellow Kiwis by seizing the economic opportunity that resulted from economic reforms.

After the screening, there will be a Q&A with documentary host Johan Norberg. Norberg is the Executive Editor at Free to Choose Media and a senior fellow at the Cato Institute. The discussion will be led by Leon Grice, Consul General of New Zealand.

Watch the Trailer Here
Runtime: 60 min
Language: English

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