Acceptance Speech of Charles Ferguson, Oscar Winner of Best Documentary Feature for Inside Job
"Forgive me, I must start by pointing out that three years after our horrific financial crisis caused by massive fraud, not a single financial executive has gone to jail, and that's wrong."
The video above is Charles Ferguson's acceptance speech from the 2011 Academy Awards for winner of best documentary feature for "Inside Job."
Talk about taking advantage of your situation. Now where are the damn handcuffs?
From Academy Award® nominated filmmaker, Charles Ferguson (“No End In Sight”), comes INSIDE JOB, the first film to expose the shocking truth behind the economic crisis of 2008. The global financial meltdown, at a cost of over $20 trillion, resulted in millions of people losing their homes and jobs. Through extensive research and interviews with major financial insiders, politicians and journalists, INSIDE JOB traces the rise of a rogue industry and unveils the corrosive relationships which have corrupted politics, regulation and academia. Narrated by Academy Award® winner Matt Damon, INSIDE JOB was made on location in the United States, Iceland, England, France, Singapore, and China.
INSIDE JOB Official Trailer