Video/Film , DVD in English

Frontline : Warning

a Frontline co-production with Kirk Documentary Group, Ltd. ; a production of WGBH-TV Boston ; produced by Michael Kirk, Jim Gilmore, Mike Wiser ; written and directed by Michael Kirk.
  • [Boston, Mass.] : WGBH Educational Foundation ; [Arlington, Va.] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, ©2009.
  • 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sound, colored with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD, Region 1, NTSC, widescreen; stereo.
Also known as
Credits
  • Director of photography, Ben McCoy ; editor, Chad Ervin ; music, John E. Low.
Performers
  • Reporter, Jim Gilmore ; narrator, Will Lyman.
Subjects
Genre
  • Television news programs.
  • Documentary television programs.
  • Television programs United States.
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
  • Nonfiction television programs.
Summary
  • Examines the derivative securities market during the 1990s and explores early warnings of the financial crisis of 2008. Uncovers an intense battle between high-ranking members of the Clinton administration versus Brooksley E. Born who tried to sound the alarm about the need to regulate the emerging, highly complex, and lucrative derivatives markets. Examines Alan Greenspan's economic policies.
Other information
  • Originally broadcast as an episode of the PBS series Frontline on Oct. 20, 2009.
  • Not rated.
  • Language: Closed-captioned.
Publisher's number
  • FRL62802 PBS
ISBN
  • 9781608831302
  • 1608831302
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 841887011334
  • OCLC: 476809148
  • OCLC: 476809148