We hear ex-prisoners explain the mental debt of addiction, and extrapolate that to the societal debt of criminal behaviour. We hear academics, economists, and even Conrad Black weigh in on our cultural relationship with debt. Sign-up for our weekly newsletter and get the best of She Does the City in your inbox or follow us on Twitter and Facebook!
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The film follows several storylines, including the plight of exploited Florida tomato farmers, the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, and convicted thief Paul Mohammed, whose personal tale of incarceration is contrasted with that of media mogul Conrad Black, who is interviewed in his Palm Springs home while out on bail. According to a story in The Globe and Mail , Atwood vowed she would never give a Massey lecture after book rights for the long-standing lecture series threatened to go to Penguin and away from the House of Anansi Press, with which Atwood has a long attachment.
In the last scene of the documentary, several interviewees read excerpts from the book, including Black, economist Raj Patel, and a rural Albanian man whose family has been living under house arrest since he was accused of shooting his neighbour over an escalating land dispute.
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