Q&A with Leslie and Andrew Cockburn
Leslie and Andrew Cockburn talked about their documentary “American Casino.” It is the story of subprime mortgages and their… read more
Leslie and Andrew Cockburn talked about their documentary “American Casino.” It is the story of subprime mortgages and their impact on various people in Baltimore.
The Cockburns include a step by step explanation of what happened on Wall Street and why the subprime mortgages were so attractive. Portions of the film in which some of the African-Americans who lost their homes, including a social worker, a teacher, and a minister were also shown.
The documentary recently won the Women Film Critics Circle Award for Best Documentary 2009. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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