Economy

  • They Call Us Aliens - Foreigners in Tokyo

    Germany / Japan | 2008 | 54/87min

    Veit Helmer observes how foreigners struggle to make a living in a totally different society, in Japan. Read More

  • Red Oil

    UK, Germany | 2008 | 58min

    The film tells the high-octane story of the only multinational oil corporation in the world that's part of a socialist revolution - in Hugo Chavez's Venezuela. Read More

     
  • Hotel Sahara

    Germany | 2008 | 52/85min

    Mauritanian Nouhadibou, where thousands are stranded on their way to Europe, lies between the desert and the sea. Stories of waiting, of hopes and unfulfilled dreams. Read More

     
  • Apology of an Economic Hit Man

    Greece | 2008 | 58/90min

    In front of an angry audience somewhere in Latin America, a North American discloses the secret network that used the World Bank, payoffs, extortion and sex, military coups and political assassinations to create the American empire. Read More

     
  • The Rasheda Trust

    Switzerland, Bangladesh | 1993–2006 | 52min

    The film shows the stages of development and the daily routine of the Bangladeshi entrepreneur Rasheda Begum, who rose from nothing and holds her ground in a male dominated world. Read More

     
  • Bullshit

    Sweden | 2005 | 58/73min

    Filmmakers follow the Indian alternative globalist Vandana Shiva for two years in her worldwide fight against neo-liberal globalization. Read More

     
     
  • Human Capital – The Employment Trade

    Germany | 2004 | 52min

    The film portrays the fate of three people and their struggle through the global world of work. Read More

     
  • Inheritance: A Fisherman’s Story

    Australia / Belgium | 2003 | 52/75min

    The film follows the life of the fisherman Balazs Meszaros who struggles to survive after the ecological disaster in the year 2000, when the Hungarian river Tisza was flooded with tons of cyanide from an Australian-Romanian gold mine. Read More