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A director who tried to charge white men more to see his new movie says he’s getting death threats





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Canadian filmmaker Shiraz Higgins is navigating the backlash following a controversial ticket pricing he proposed for his new movie, which has since led to a flood of racist comments and even death threats.

For the September 28 premiere in Victoria, British Columbia of his new movie, “Building the Room,” a documentary about stand-up comics, Higgins wanted to charge white males $20 while women paid $10 for tickets to the screening.

Calling it “justice-pricing,” Higgins did an interview with The Canadian Press earlier this week using the false name “Sid Mohammed” to promote it, as he was concerned about read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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