Florida filmmaker focuses on individuals who take direct action to save animals.
"Saints and Angels" is a compelling fictional account of an Animal
Liberation cell that has been organized for one evening in order to
free animals from the daily tortures of experimentation and other
forms of cruelty. Actual interviews and animal liberation footage make
this a great introduction to the ALF and the entire movement in
Labeled as the "#1 domestic terrorist threat" by the F.B.I. --- and
freedom fighters by the animal rights community --- the Animal
Liberation Front's aim is to free as many animals as possible from
places of abuse.
Animal rights activist and filmmaker, m. Scott Cardinal, takes a look
at the methods used by a clandestine ALF cell in the U.S.A. to carry
anonymous raids on university laboratories, factory farms, and puppy
mills in order to place animals in safe homes where they can live free
from unnecessary suffering.
"I wanted to make a film that showed animal rights activists as the
non-violent action heroes that they truly are," stated m. Scott
cardinal, the film's producer, director and editor. "Just because they
wear Army fatigues and Ski-Masks doesn't mean they're not the good