over 4 years
The superbly-paced documentary "Inside Job" is a well-deserved Academy Award winner.
over 5 years
This film did it's job well, I'm flabbergasted by what happened.
over 5 years
very well explained..'If those dreams turn out to be nightmares, other people pay for it'
over 7 years
Interesting insight into the financial crisis. Don't really want to see again in a hurry
Inside Job is a 2010 documentary film about the late-2000s financial crisis directed by Charles H. Ferguson. The film is described by Ferguson as being about "the systemic corruption of the United States by the financial services industry and the consequences of that systemic corruption." In five parts, the film explores how changes in the policy environment and banking practices helped create the financial crisis. Inside Job was well received by film critics who praised its pacing, research, and exposition of complex material.
The film was screened at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival in May and won the 2010 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.
The documentary is in five parts. It begins with a look at how Iceland was highly deregulated in 2000 and its banks were privatized. When Lehman Brothers went bankrupt and AIG collapsed on September 15, 2008, Iceland and the rest of the world went into a global recession.
The American financial industry was regulated from 1940 to 1980,...