Tagged: wealth

The Four Horsemen

The Four Horsemen is a 2012 British documentary film that criticizes the system of fractional reserve banking, debt-based economy and political lobbying by banks, which it regards as a serious threat to Western civilization....

Status Anxiety

Status Anxiety (2004), presented by Alain de Botton and based on his book of the same name. In this documentary film, Alain de Botton discusses the desire of people in many modern societies to...

Chicken a la Carte

This is the best short film from an online film festival, Green Unplugged. It is about hunger and poverty brought about by Globalization. (6:00 min)

Megastructures: Dubai’s Palm Island

A breathtaking megastructure and an ambitious engineering feat, Palm Jumeirah is part of an even bigger plan to transform Dubai into one of the world’s premiere tourist destinations. Besides the construction of the island,...

Ilha das Flores/Isle of Flower

Ilha das Flores/Isle of Flower is a 1989 Brazilian short film by Jorge Furtado. It tracks the path of a tomato from garden to dump with the help of a monotone voiceover and excellent...