We The Economy: three people in a classroom stand around a model of the US Federal Reserve
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20 short films that ask some big questions about the US economy

We The Economy - Series Trailer

We The Economy is an amazing online resource that features a series of surprising and thought­-provoking short­ films about the US economy.

The films were made by a bunch of famous directors, including Gary Ross (The Hunger Games), Mary Harron (American Psycho) and Adam McKay (Anchorman).

Told through comedy, animation, documentary, musical and drama, each takes a different approach to a range of economic issues - stock markets, money, globalization, inequality, and debt - that affect each and every one of us.

Directed by and starring Morgan Spurlock (creator of Super Size Me), the first in the series is called Cave-o-nomics. Take a look and let us know what you think.


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