Browse Films

Showing 1 - 10 of 15 titles with a criteria of Subject is Economic History


The history and advantages of hemp as an industrial fiber.

Bullfrog Films | 1996 | 55 minutes

Five people in a Rust Belt town struggle to reinvent their lives and their dreams in contemporary America.

Icarus Films | 2013 | 45 minutes

The story of Britain's longest strike, the 1984-85 miners' strike, when Margaret Thatcher declared war on the unions, as told by those who lived through it.

Bullfrog Films | 2015 | 112 minutes

Tells the story of the credit bubble that caused the financial crash of 2008, and clearly explains how excessive income inequality leads to economic instability.

Bullfrog Films | 2011 | 82 minutes

Traces the connections between memory, public space, and the real estate bubbles that led to the international financial crisis.

Icarus Films | 2011 | 110 minutes

Reports on sustainable business practices and philosophy.

Bullfrog Films | 1994 | 45 minutes

Two scientific expeditions to Alaska, 100 years apart, give us an unparalleled view of environmental damage and the change in society's attitudes.

Bullfrog Films | 2002 | 110 minutes

In 1981, Pullman workers found themselves in the midst of a fight not only for their jobs but the future of the American rail car industry.

Kartemquin Films | 1983 | 56 minutes

With unemployment figures rising across Europe, is there still a place for the niche craft skills of Cluny Lace in the U.K.'s East Midlands?

Bullfrog Films | 2011 | 26 minutes

The Sequel recognizes the fundamental unsustainability of today's society and dares to ask the big question: What will follow?

Bullfrog Films | 2018 | 61 minutes