Wednesday, January 4, 2012

PBS Documentary - The Warning

Long before the meltdown, one woman tried to warn about a threat to the financial system. Watch this very interesting documentary from PBS Frontline. Written and directed by Michael Kirk.

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Super Rich - The Greed Game

As the credit crunch bites and a global economic crisis threatens, Robert Peston reveals how the super-rich have made their fortunes, and the rest of us are picking up the bill.

WALL STREET - INSIDE JOB - Oscar Winning Documentary 2010

From Academy Award® nominated filmmaker, Charles Ferguson (“No End In Sight”), comes INSIDE JOB, the first film to expose the shocking truth behind the economic crisis of 2008. The global financial meltdown, at a cost of over $20 trillion, resulted in millions of people losing their homes and jobs. Through extensive research and interviews with major financial insiders, politicians and journalists, INSIDE JOB traces the rise of a rogue industry and unveils the corrosive relationships which have corrupted politics, regulation and academia.

Narrated by Academy Award® winner Matt Damon, INSIDE JOB was made on location in the United States, Iceland, England, France, Singapore, and China.

Here's an interview with the film maker Charles Ferguson: