The controversial filmmaker, who previewed the movie "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert", collaborates with Tom Ortenberg, film director to distribute "Fahrenheit 11/9."
Michael Moore announced the release date for and displayed images from his upcoming documentary focused on President Donald Trump in his appearance on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Thursday night.
Fahrenheit 9/11 The filmmaker revealed that the documentary was released September 21 and confirmed that its title will be Fahrenheit 11/9 which corresponds to that of his earlier 2004 film aimed at President George W. Bush.
Veteran movie secretary Tom Ortenberg, who resigned as CEO of Open Road Films in November of November, is launching a new company, Briarcliff Entertainment, and collaborates with Moore to release Fahrenheit 1
Although the director said he "can not reveal too much right now" about the documentary, he showed photographs where he tries to enter Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach or as he told someone when he tried to enter , "Southern White House." He appears to be held out of an iron door at a door when the camera zooms in to see who's inside. "Tell him it's me," Moore hears saying to a doorman.
The film echoed his 1989 documentary, Roger & Me who established the director's reputation with his scenes where he visited General Motors headquarters in an attempt to meet his CEO Roger B. Smith.
According to an official synopsis of the new movie, Michael Moores Fahrenheit 11/9 is a provocative and comical look at the times in which we live. It will investigate the two most important questions in Trump Era: How to The facts came here and how do we go out? It's the movie to see before it's too late. "
After the slide show, Colbert Moore sent what he thought of calling for" peculiarity "after an occasion where press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was started from the Red Hen restaurant because she said she worked for Trump. Moore said, "Our side is always in," and said that Democrats must resist but be "non-violent." He added, however, "We are not talking about political differences, we are talking about thousands of children separated from their parents and imprisonment … It's madness, it's not who we are, is it?" he asked, to scout from the audience.
When asked if he had any hope of political change, rather than just confrontation, Moore assumed he was crying every day while reading the news. After adding, "the only way we will stop here is that we have to put our bodies on the line," he said that the reason he plays movies is that he "thinks there's a chance".
In another idea of what can wait for Trump in the documentary, the film maker made a reminder to both the president and comedian Roseanne Barr, who tweeted a vintage clip from the 1998 episode of Barr's syndicated talkhow The Roseanne Visa where Moore appeared with them both. In the clip, Trump Moore congratulated on his film, Roger & Me who also jokes and said, "I hope you never make one to me."
"I know Roseanne. And I know Trump. They are riding the day they felt …", Moore warned. Tweeten followed a previous post, as Moore wrote, "So @ therealroseanne woke up this morning and sent hateful, scary tweets about me, Valerie Jarrett, George Soros and Chelsea Clinton – and ABC fired her. If only NBC had fired Trump when he started Racist birthing movement 2011, he would not be in the White House today. "
Moore announced last year that he planned to create a documentary with a focus on Trump and his presidency titled Fahrenheit 11/9 . The new documentary refers to the date Trump became Executive President 2016.
This film was officially published at the Cannes Film Festival in 2017 when Harvey and Bob Weinstein said they had purchased global rights during their Fellowship Adventure Group as they hit the movie to potential distributors. While it was originally slated for a potential summer of 2017, Moore waved his focus instead of his Broadway show, My Terms of Surrender which had a twelve-week period.
However, according to sources with knowledge of the project, this new Fahrenheit 11/9 has no connection to the previously announced project or Weinsteins.
Gregg Kilday contributed to this report.