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Inside Job (2010)

Documentary, Crime.

Inside Job is a documentary film, directed by Charles Ferguson, about the late-2000s financial crisis. Ferguson, who began researching in 2008, says the film is about “the systemic corruption of the United States by the financial services industry and the consequences of that systemic corruption”.

Filmmaker Charles Ferguson, comes Inside Job, the first film to expose the shocking truth behind the economic crisis of 2008. The global financial meltdown, at a cost of over $20 trillion, resulted in millions of people losing their homes and jobs.

Through extensive research and interviews with major financial insiders, politicians and journalists, the film traces the rise of a rogue industry and unveils the corrosive relationships which have corrupted politics, regulation and academia. Narrated by Matt Damon, Inside Job was made on location in the United States, Iceland, England, France, Singapore, and China.

Director: Charles Ferguson

Writers: Charles Ferguson, Chad Beck, Adam Bolt

Stars: Matt Damon, Gylfi Zoega, Andri Snær Magnason, Sigridur Benediktsdottir, Paul Volcker, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, George Soros


Matt DamonSelf – Narrator (voice)
Gylfi ZoegaSelf – Professor of Economics, University of Iceland
Andri Snær MagnasonSelf – Writer & Filmmaker
Sigridur BenediktsdottirSelf – Special Investigative Committee, Icelandic Parliament
Paul VolckerSelf – Former Federal Reserve Chairman
Dominique Strauss-KahnSelf – Managing Director, International Monetary Fund
George SorosSelf – Chairman, Soros Fund Management
Barney FrankSelf – Chairman, Financial Services Committee
David McCormickSelf – Under Secretary of the Treasury, Bush Administration
Scott TalbottSelf – Chief Lobbyist, Financial Services Roundtable
Andrew ShengSelf – Chief Adviser, China Banking Regulatory Commission
Hsien Loong LeeSelf – Prime Minister, Singapore
Christine LagardeSelf – Finance Minister, France
Gillian TettSelf – U.S. Managing Editor, The Financial Times
Nouriel RoubiniSelf – Professor, NYU Business School
R. Glenn HubbardSelf – Chief Economic Adviser, Bush Administration
Eliot SpitzerSelf – Former Governor, New York
Samuel HayesSelf – Professor Emeritus of Investment Banking, Harvard Business School
Charles MorrisSelf – Author, The Two Trillion Dollar Meltdown
Robert GnaizdaSelf – Former Director, Greenlining Institute
Willem BuiterSelf – Chief Economist, Citigroup
Andrew LoSelf – Professor & Director, MIT Laboratory for Financial Engineering
Michael GreenbergerSelf – Former Deputy Director, Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Satyajit DasSelf – Derivatives Consultant
Frank PartnoySelf – Professor of Law & Finance, University of California San Diego
Eric HalperinSelf – Director, Center for Responsible Learning
Martin WolfSelf – Chief Economics Commentator, The Financial Times
Kenneth RogoffSelf – Professor of Economics, Harvard (as Prof. Ken Rogoff)
Daniel AlpertSelf – Managing Director, Westwood Capital
Raghuram RajanSelf – Chief Economist, International Monetary Fund
Lawrence McDonaldSelf – Former Vice President, Lehman Brothers
Harvey MillerSelf – Lehman’s Bankruptcy Lawyer
Jeffrey LaneSelf – Vice Chairman, Lehman Brothers
Jonathan AlpertSelf – Therapist
Kristin DavisSelf – Manhattan Madam
Allan SloanSelf – Senior Editor, Fortune Magazine
William AckmanSelf – Hedge Fund Manager (as Bill Ackman)
Jerome FonsSelf – Former Managing Director, Moody’s Rating Agency
Frederic MishkinSelf – Governor, Federal Reserve
Simon JohnsonSelf – Professor, MIT
Joanna XuSelf – Former Factory Worker
Patrick DanielSelf – Editor-in-Chief, Singapore Press Holdings
Columba RamosSelf – Victim of Fraud
Eric EvanouskasSelf – Volunteer, Catholic Charities
Steven A. StephenSelf – Former Construction Worker
Martin FeldsteinSelf – Professor of Economics, Harvard
John CampbellSelf – Chairman, Harvard Economics Department
Ben BernankeSelf (archive footage)
George W. BushSelf (archive footage)
Timothy GeithnerSelf (archive footage)
Alan GreenspanSelf (archive footage)
Barack ObamaSelf (archive footage)
Henry WaxmanSelf (archive footage)
Ann CurrySelf (archive footage)

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