This is the first of a 3 part series that attempts to address some of the frustrations people rightly or wrongly have with the current monetary system. The three movies are posted on here for completeness and to present a side of the story that has had growing interest since the financial crisis.
Watch the rest of the series:
Money as Debt 2: Promises Unleashed
Money as Debt 3: Evolution Beyond Money
Money as Debt is a short animated documentary film by Canadian artist and filmmaker Paul Grignon about the monetary systems practiced through modern banking. The film presents Grignon's view of the process of money creation by banks and its historical background, and warns of his belief in its subsequent unsustainability.
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Finance Documentaries: http://www.financedocumentaries.com/2012/06/money-as-debt.html