American Anarchist

American Anarchist

An interview with William Powell, author of the controversial book "The Anarchist Cookbook."

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American Anarchist


Documentary80 Mins2016

In 1970, 19-year-old William Powell published "Anarchist Cookbook" - a manifesto and bomb-making manual that sold more than 2 million copies. The film explores the book as an inspiration for decades of violent, anti-government attacks and provides Powell with the opportunity to explore his book's troubling legacy.


  • Fascinating
  • Brooding
  • Intense