Kalle Lasn

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Birthday
24, 1942
Birthplace
Tallinn, Estonia
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
24, 1942 (age 78)
Birthplace
Tallinn, Estonia

About

An Estonian-Canadian writer, activist, and filmmaker, he rose to prominence during the early 2000s. His award-winning documentary films include Bears and Man, The Autumn Rain: Crime in Japan, and The Rise and Fall of American Business Culture.

Before Fame

He published his debut book, Culture Jam, in 2000. The work deals with the evils of modern consumerism.

Trivia

He co-founded an activist magazine known as Adbusters.

Family Life

Born in Estonia, he grew up in Australia and later lived in Japan and Canada. He married Masako Tominaga in 1968.

Associated With

He vocally opposed the policies of U.S. President George W. Bush.