1929

1929

1929

  • William KAREL
  • France
  • 2009, 104 min
Language: English, French
Synopsis

1 catastrophe

2 market crash

3 global economic crisis

4 disastrous unemployment, inequality, injustice

5 free market capitalism's sudden failure

6 result: people gravitated towards authoritarian solutions

7 arrogant ruling elites, impotence of shortsighted politicians

8 information from experts, illustrated using black-and-white archival footage

9 before the crash: music of 1920s, symbols of wealth

10 second part broadly describes the situation after the crash (Depression)

20 A detailed analysis of the greatest stock market crash in history, known as Black Thursday (24 October 1929) - various economists and historians discuss the causes of the crash and its economic and political repercussions.

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Festival edition: 2010
Sections: Ekonomystics
Exhibition format: DigiBeta PAL
Subtitle languages: French

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