Coop cinema, a trip around the world

22 September 2020

Documentaries and discussion on the cooperative economy around the world

A trip around the world in three webinars recounting the cooperative economy through the work of Around the and commentary from Euricse“Coop cinema” is a series of online events from October to December featuring screenings of a selection of documentaries produced by Sara Vicari and Andrea Mancori, each followed by reflections from our researchers on the key themes, such as cooperative models, governance, the future of work, and local development.

The first episode is about “Empowering workers”. On 7th October at 5 pm (CEST time) we will screen two documentaries featuring Up&Go cooperative in NY (USA) and Cheeseboard Collective in Berkeley, CA (USA). Around the World collaborators and sponsors will be joined by Riccardo Bodini, Euricse director, and Giulia Galera, Euricse senior researcher, to comment on the two documentaries and discuss the key cooperative themes with participants.

Please register here in order to receive the link to attend the event. You will be able to attend “Coop cinema” on streaming on Euricse Facebook page, as well. is a project dreamt and developed by Andrea and Sara, a married couple who decided to put together their passions and skills and embark on a thrilling experience of a lifetime: travelling around the world for one year, documenting different sorts of cooperatives on all the continents. The project has also been possible thanks to the partnership with the International Co-operative Alliance and its regional offices.