#47: 2008 Financial Crisis Films

ep47v7

Dust off your calculators and get ready to crunch some numbers! Timmie and Ryan are discussing the 2008 financial crisis, and the films that followed. From docs to narratives, how do filmmakers approach this dense and intense subject?

Get Your Audio Here!

Download Audio | Subscribe on iTunes! | Listen on Stitcher | Listen on Tunein | RSS Feed

Note: Firefox does not currently support streaming .m4a files in the player below. Firefox users, please download via the link above, or you can stream on iTunes, Stitcher, or Tunein!

I. Intro

A. Updates
B. Six Year Anniversary of the Crisis

II. 2008 Financial Crisis [00:06:43]

A. Other Names

B. A Little History: Some Terms and Links

(Or: Timmie and Ryan Try to Explain the Entire Financial Crisis in 20 Minutes)

C. Why Should You Care?

D. Wading Through Information

E. Okay We Get It!

III. The Documentaries [00:28:41]

A. Frontline: The Warning (2009)
B. The Flaw (2011)
C. Capitalism: A Love Story (2009)
D. Inside Job (2010)

IV. Narratives [00:42:15]

A. Too Big To Fail (2011)
B. The Company Men (2010)
C. Margin Call (2011)

V. Recommendations For Tackling These Films [01:17:56]

A. Tiered System: Choose Your Own Adventure

    • Super Into It
    • Interested, Not Obsessed
    • Just Want to Watch a Good Movie

VI. Mini Segments [01:21:00]

A. Podcast Recommendations

VII. Conclusions [01:22:52]

A. Other Links

 

Original Music

The music found in this episode was written and performed by the talented Jesse James.

Audio Editing

This show was edited by Ryan Jacobi.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s