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This documentary shows how international
Bankers and Corporations are conducting a world wide exploitation
This film was shot by actual Indonesian workers who after
working in the fields each day would work on the film.
Through chilling first-hand accounts, hilarious
improvised interventions, collective debate and archival collage, "The
Globalization Tapes" exposes the devastating role of militarism and
repression in building the "global
economy", and explores the relationships between trade,
third-world debt, and international institutions like
the IMF and the World
He mimics their gargles as they choke in the mud. He could hold down two or three at a time he boasts; he seems faintly nostalgic in the dim light and the smoke; his only regret, that his arms and knees aren't what they used to be.
The orders to hold people upside-down came from
the top, he tells us, from
Suharto; they came also with support from
The Globalization Tapes is a testament to the intelligence, humor, integrity and creativity of its makers and their community.