Peter Joseph – The Zeitgeist Movement

The opportunity to sit down with Peter Joseph is a unique chance to capture a moment in time with one of the great thinkers of our generation.  His first breakthrough film Zeitgeist: The Movie in 2007 was an unexpected success and he founded The Zeitgeist Movement on the back of his 2nd film Zeitgeist: Addendum.  Peter proceeded to release two additional films and produced a satirical Web series called Culture in Decline.

Engineering a leaderless movement is a conundrum itself, which is why Peter rarely does interviews and instead prefers to let the movement ideals speak for themselves.  In order to understand all of the tenets of The Zeitgeist Movement I recommend reading the TZM Defined Book available here.

What’s next for Peter?  He has been busy working on a live-action genre with his InterReflections Trilogy expected in the next few years.  After producing works of documentary and satire, we can expect a new angle.  As Peter says, “The beauty of art is that it sneaks behind your ego.”

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julie tu

Awesome interview! Love the futurist stuff

Sebastián Fernández

i dont know if there is spanish subtitles option somewhere, but if there isn’t it will be very important to people can have it;Panama, costa rica, puerto rico just for name a few and almost all south america speak Spanish, and we are i huge amount of people that are missing this fantastic interview like others as well.


Linux – “all enginers came and … boom”. Linus Torwalds (was) is a dictator of Linux and decide(d) what goes, what not into the system, he is a dictator in a sense (good one).

Ben Wells

As a visionary I believe that Peter Joseph is offering an amazingly well put together solution and seems it seems that is the way forward that is going to help mankind in the future, along with other like minded movements and organisations, as the ‘cataclysm’ that is becoming more of a reality and less of a science fiction based prediction seems to be getting uncomfortably closer… I loved the first Zeitgeist movie and I was very pleased to see that London Real has managed to get a rare and special interview with the guy >> this is what for me… Read more »

Raphael Della Giacoma Bettes

This guy is amazing !! My first contact with London Real was the interview with him. Love the ideas of the movement, and I really sugest to all you guys to watch his movies. Even that you desagree with the ideas that the movies and the movement brings, it certain will make you think about lots of stuff.

I think Peter do the interview with Brian, because he allows him to explain his ideas without interrupting him, he speaks all he wants, no bullshit like in a talk show, or some other TV show.

Thanks for the great interview Brian !