The leader of the New Anti-Capitalist Party and former worker at Ford, Philippe Poutou, has just been hired by a cinema company, we learned from concordant sources confirming information from the magazine “Le Film Français”.
A new job for a new life. The former presidential candidate of the New Anti-Capitalist Party (NPA), Philippe Poutou, has found a job with the cinema company “Urban distribution”, French Film magazine announced, three years after his dismissal from the factory. Ford of Blanquefort.
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Philippe Poutou will ensure the non-media promotion of films on societal subjects, while continuing to fulfill his mandates as municipal councilor of Bordeaux and metropolitan councillor.
“I will organize previews and debates so that the films come out in the best conditions,” the NPA spokesperson told Le Parisien on Wednesday.
“It will be a bit of a militant activity: I will fight to make small films exist with small means”.
Philippe Poutou, who was a car worker for a long time, obtained 0.8% of the votes in the presidential election in April, for his third candidacy since 2012.