How can cinema represent, let alone dramatize, the impersonal and amorphous complexities of modern-day fnancial capitalism, especially at a time of crisis? This article provides both an historical account of past attempts to and a survey of films that struggle with the problem of fnding cinematic form for the 2008 banking collapse.
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Research Article| September 01 2011
Filming the Crisis: A Survey
Jeff Kinkle is a writer and translator based in New York. He earned a Ph. D. from the Centre for Cultural Studies, Goldsmiths, University of London in 2010 and has recently co-founded the nonproft City/State/World.
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Film Quarterly (2011) 65 (1): 39–51.
Jeff Kinkle, Alberto Toscano; Filming the Crisis: A Survey. Film Quarterly 1 September 2011; 65 (1): 39–51. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/FQ.2011.65.1.39
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