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Bitcoin: The End of Money as We Know It (2015)

Not Rated | | Documentary, News | July 2015 (USA)
For anyone who has not fully understood the controversial Bitcoin yet, this is a concise and informative crash course about Money and Crypto Currencies.

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Torsten Hoffmann (co-director), Michael Watchulonis (co-director)
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Credited cast:
John Barrett John Barrett ... Voice
Andreas M. Antonopoulos Andreas M. Antonopoulos ... Himself
Jeffrey A. Tucker Jeffrey A. Tucker ... Himself
Matt Miller Matt Miller ... Himself
Naomi Brockwell ... Herself (scenes deleted)
Roger Ver Roger Ver ... Himself
Bruce Fenton Bruce Fenton ... Himself (scenes deleted)
Vitalik Buterin Vitalik Buterin ... Himself
Paul Vigna Paul Vigna ... Himself
Michael Casey Michael Casey ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Elizabeth Ploshay Elizabeth Ploshay ... Herself
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Bitcoin: The End Of Money As We Know It traces the history of money from the bartering societies of the ancient world to the trading floors of Wall St. The documentary exposes the practices of central banks and the dubious financial actors who brought the world to its knees in the last crisis. It highlights the Government influence on the money creation process and how it causes inflation. Moreover, this film explains how most money we use today is created out of thin air by banks when they create debt. Epic in scope, this film examines the patterns of technological innovation and questions everything you thought you knew about money. Is Bitcoin an alternative to national currencies backed by debt? Will Bitcoin and cryptocurrency spark a revolution in how we use money peer to peer? Is it a gift to criminals? Or is it the next bubble waiting to burst? If you trust in your money just as it is - this film has news for you. Written by Torsten Hoffmann

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A Documentary About Money - And the Controversial Crypto-Currency Bitcoin

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English

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July 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Биткойн: Конец денег, какими мы их знаем See more »

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New York, USA See more »

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$100,000 (estimated)
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Color (Technicolor)| Color

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16:9 HD
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Roger Ver: and there is nothing that the big banks or Governments can do to stop it
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Ode To Satoshi
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Broad scope, unique analysis and gripping story telling
21 July 2015 | by benlwoolleySee all my reviews

This documentary takes a sobering look at the central role that money plays in the world. It is not just a lesson on the near- limitless potential of Bitcoin and blockchain based technology, but it is fundamentally a film about money and exchange.

The film tells the story of money and bitcoin by tracing the origins of money back to the age of barter. From here, through use of various forms of footage and clever editing, the film tells stories of power, control and deceit. It traces the rise of the Medici and others through the history of banking and commerce.

The End Of Money is as enjoyable as it is informative. It uses economic, political and cultural history to place bitcoin into a context that does much to explain its importance.

This film is perfect for anyone looking to understand bitcoin and what the central and commercial banks have done to our money. Enlightening and shocking.


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