Money is a fascinating medium. If you look at the back of a $20 bill, you will see these words “This note is legal tender, for all debts, public and private”. But, what is tender, what makes it legal, and what are public and private debts? These five films about money will teach you all this and much, much more.
1. The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World
2. Inside Job (a film about the economic crisis of 2008-2009)
3. Life and Debt (how money affect real lives)
4. Frontline: Inside the Meltdown (a PBS film)