Economics

Agriculture

  • 52 min.

    Raising Resistance

    Borgveld, Bettina & Bernet, David, 2012

    This beautiful shot documentary explores the difficult issue of contemporary soy production, where traditional agriculture has to give way to modern production techniques.

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  • 55 min.

    Vesuvio Beat

    Totaro, Maria, 2005

    For the local population of Napels, Italy the Vesuvius is much more than just a natural phenomenon. The volcano is a representation of life and death, the bringer of fertility and danger.

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  • 88 min.

    Sons of the land

    Bergeon, Edouard, 2012

    French farmers are killing themselves in record numbers, driven to suicide by loneliness, loss of status and financial woes.

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  • 50 min.

    The Price of Cotton

    Junger, Karin, 2005

    In The Price of Cotton,filmed in Mali, we meet small cotton farmers in Mali and second-generation cotton farmers in Texas who all worry about the gathering international storm around cotton subsidies.

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Banks

  • 9 min.

    Buy Buy Europe 5: What kind of Europe do we want?

    Vos, Pieter de, 2013

    In the last part of the series it becomes clear that big financial and industrial players want to continue perfecting the EU as a free market environment. But after the financial crises and uncertainty, there remains the question: what do we want?

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  • 11 min.

    Buy Buy Europe 3: Tax Haven Europe

    Vos, Pieter de, 2013

    The 80s fiscal revolution resulted in governing tax advantages in Europe. These advantages for the European elite were based on the logic that the elite is creating wealth, which the rest of the population could profit from as well.

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  • 9 min.

    Buy Buy Europe 4: Bratwurst, Lederhosen and Minijobs

    Vos, Pieter de, 2013

    For the past years, the German economy is set as an example for other EU members. The German industry and banks made fortunes with the dramatic increase of German exports.

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  • 10 min.

    Buy Buy Europe 2: Austerity till the Grave

    Vos, Pieter de, 2013

    In this episode, we take a look at the inhabitants of the European Union who eventually footed the bill for the bailout of the financial sector after the debt crisis.

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Consumer & Consumerism

  • 82 min.

    Back to Utopia

    Fabio Wuytack, 2016

    The 500-year-old book UTOPIA takes us on a journey through the world of today.

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  • 52 min.

    On Modern Servitude

    Brient, Jean-Francois, 2009

    On Modern Servitude provokes the viewer into seeing people in contemporary capitalist society as modern day slaves.

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  • 88 min.

    A meeting with Milton Santos

    Tendler, Silvio, 2006

    A privileged look at the world through the eyes of Milton Santos, the internationally renowned Afro-Brazilian geographer and intellectual. In this film, Santos discusses his critical views on globalization.

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  • 55 min.

    Underhand Tactics; Disease Branding

    Richard, Laurent & Lanos, Wandrille, 2012

    There is reason to believe in a hidden agenda of pharmaceutical companies and the doctors promoting new, shady medicines.

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Disaster

  • 58 min.

    Nuclear: Nothing to report

    de Halleux, Alain, 2009

    Pro or anti nuclear power? Essential opinions are missing from this debate, that of nuclear energy workers. Our safety is in their hands. This film gives them a voice.

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  • 69 min.

    Erebus: Operation Overdue

    Purdy, Charlotte & Burger, Peter, 2013

    This is the compelling true story of an extraordinary police operation on Antartica. On 28 November 1979, a jet carrying 257 passengers crashed into Mount Erebus, Antarctica.

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  • 90 min.

    Voices of Bam

    Horst, Aliona v.d. and Ooms, Maasja, 2006

    The powerful earthquake that struck the ancient city of Bam in southeastern Iran on December 26, 2003, killed over 43,000 people, injured 20,000, and left 60,000 inhabitants homeless. Much of the city was completely leveled.

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Economic & Organization Models

  • 84 min.

    The Corporation - Part 1

    Achbar, Mark & Abbott, Jennifer, 2003

    The Corporation explores the nature and spectacular rise of the dominant business institution of our time. Footage from pop culture, advertising, TV news, and corporate propaganda, illuminates the corporation's grip on our lives.

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  • 59 min.

    The Corporation - Part 2

    Achbar, Mark & Abbott, Jennifer, 2003

    The Corporation explores the nature and spectacular rise of the dominant business institution of our time. Footage from pop culture, advertising, TV news, and corporate propaganda, illuminates the corporation's grip on our lives.

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  • 11 min.

    Buy Buy Europe 3: Tax Haven Europe

    Vos, Pieter de, 2013

    The 80s fiscal revolution resulted in governing tax advantages in Europe. These advantages for the European elite were based on the logic that the elite is creating wealth, which the rest of the population could profit from as well.

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  • 88 min.

    A meeting with Milton Santos

    Tendler, Silvio, 2006

    A privileged look at the world through the eyes of Milton Santos, the internationally renowned Afro-Brazilian geographer and intellectual. In this film, Santos discusses his critical views on globalization.

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Economic Growth

  • 28 min.

    China on China, the power and the people

    Schulz Contreras, Lisbet, 2013

    After centuries of Western dominance, the world's center of economic and political weight is shifting eastwards.

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  • 9 min.

    Buy Buy Europe 5: What kind of Europe do we want?

    Vos, Pieter de, 2013

    In the last part of the series it becomes clear that big financial and industrial players want to continue perfecting the EU as a free market environment. But after the financial crises and uncertainty, there remains the question: what do we want?

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  • 11 min.

    Buy Buy Europe 3: Tax Haven Europe

    Vos, Pieter de, 2013

    The 80s fiscal revolution resulted in governing tax advantages in Europe. These advantages for the European elite were based on the logic that the elite is creating wealth, which the rest of the population could profit from as well.

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  • 9 min.

    Buy Buy Europe 4: Bratwurst, Lederhosen and Minijobs

    Vos, Pieter de, 2013

    For the past years, the German economy is set as an example for other EU members. The German industry and banks made fortunes with the dramatic increase of German exports.

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Energy

  • 58 min.

    Nuclear: Nothing to report

    de Halleux, Alain, 2009

    Pro or anti nuclear power? Essential opinions are missing from this debate, that of nuclear energy workers. Our safety is in their hands. This film gives them a voice.

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  • 52 min.

    Atomic Africa

    Kolvenbach, Marcel, 2013

    The African continent is rapidly developing itself economically. The only bottleneck in this process are readily available resources. Besides money these mainly consist of poor infrastructure and availability of energy, especially electricity.

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  • 84 min.

    Apaga y vamonos

    Mayol, Manel, 2005

    In a compelling analysis of tribal tradition and corporate power, Apaga y vamonos documents the misfortune of the Chilian Pehuenche people.

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  • 46 min.

    A is for atom

    Curtis, Adam, 1992

    The concluding part of the BBC television documentary series Pandora's Box, A is for atom elucidates on the history of nuclear power in the US, Great Britain and the Soviet Union.

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Financial & Economic Crisis

  • 52 min.

    Standing Army

    Parenti, Enrico & Fazi, Thomas, 2010

    During the Second World War America made a start establishing what would later be known as the Military-Industrial Complex, an intricate relation between government legislation, weapons industry and economy.

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  • 9 min.

    Buy Buy Europe 5: What kind of Europe do we want?

    Vos, Pieter de, 2013

    In the last part of the series it becomes clear that big financial and industrial players want to continue perfecting the EU as a free market environment. But after the financial crises and uncertainty, there remains the question: what do we want?

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  • 11 min.

    Buy Buy Europe 3: Tax Haven Europe

    Vos, Pieter de, 2013

    The 80s fiscal revolution resulted in governing tax advantages in Europe. These advantages for the European elite were based on the logic that the elite is creating wealth, which the rest of the population could profit from as well.

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  • 9 min.

    Buy Buy Europe 4: Bratwurst, Lederhosen and Minijobs

    Vos, Pieter de, 2013

    For the past years, the German economy is set as an example for other EU members. The German industry and banks made fortunes with the dramatic increase of German exports.

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Globalization

  • 82 min.

    Back to Utopia

    Fabio Wuytack, 2016

    The 500-year-old book UTOPIA takes us on a journey through the world of today.

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  • 52 min.

    Blue Gold

    Pierpont, Damien de, 2007

    The water problem in Marrakech goes to the heart of what defines the question of Moroccan economic development. Drought, mass tourism, globalisation...

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  • 48 min.

    Chomsky on Anarchism - Interview by Barry Pateman

    Unknown, 2005

    This interview is an eye opener for everyone interested in the personal view of the renowned Noam Chomsky on anarchism. While being interviewed by anarchist and editor Barry Pateman, he provides the viewer with insight to his political points of view.

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  • 63 min.

    Breaking the spell

    Lewis, Tim & Ream, Tim & Rock, Sir Chuck A., 1999

    The WTO ministerial congress always receives massive attention from the anti capitalist movement. The protesters form the dynamic and energetic center of this documentary.

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Industry & Production

  • 28 min.

    China on China, the power and the people

    Schulz Contreras, Lisbet, 2013

    After centuries of Western dominance, the world's center of economic and political weight is shifting eastwards.

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  • 48 min.

    City of booze

    Helmer, Ulrike A, 2005

    Around 1880, at the height of the gin era gin, the Dutch city Schiedam had 441 distilleries. From Africa to South America people drunk the Schiedam Gin.

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  • 77 min.

    Empire of Dust

    Paesschen, Bram Van, 2011

    Two men representing two different cultures clash in the dust of the former Belgian colony, the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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  • 52 min.

    Speed in search of time

    Opitz, Florian, 2013

    "My experience with time by now is limited to the one feeling - I don't have enough." It's a paradox. Never before in history we have worked more efficiently. Never before we have saved time with more sophisticated technologies.

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Nature & Environment

  • 82 min.

    Back to Utopia

    Fabio Wuytack, 2016

    The 500-year-old book UTOPIA takes us on a journey through the world of today.

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  • 71 min.

    Fresh delta

    Seelen, Joost, 1991

    Environmentally-conscious documentary looks at contradictory life forms in the Biesbosch. De Zoete Delta gaat over de tegenstrijdige wijze waarop mensen met de Biesbosch omgaan.

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  • 54 min.

    See the wood from the trees

    Martin, Jean-Philippe, 2011

    Three local initiatives attempt to make young people in Laos aware of the richness of their environment.

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  • 52 min.

    Blue Gold

    Pierpont, Damien de, 2007

    The water problem in Marrakech goes to the heart of what defines the question of Moroccan economic development. Drought, mass tourism, globalisation...

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