Money Puzzles - A Film About Money and Debt

Money Puzzles is a documentary film about money and debt and the widespread misunderstanding about what they are and how they function to be found in the media, everyday life and even university economics departments. Following on from the same filmmakers’ 2012 documentary, Secret City, it looks at the illusory qualities of the myriad forms of money in the twenty-first century, questions the role of debt in creating invisible and shadowy economies, probes the nature of debt at both national and household level, and asks what happens when debts, in either case, become unpayable. Money Puzzles is being made at a moment when a new anti-austerity politics is becoming a reality in Greece, Spain and elsewhere, including the UK, where the Tories’ election victory makes it ever more urgent... read more
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