We ordered this doc on iTunes last night. Excellent historical perspective and insight, very well made. Well worth watching.
International award winning director David Sington tells the story of the credit bubble which caused the financial crisis, which has brought suffering to millions. Forsaking easy explanations of greedy bankers and incompetent regulators, this film goes to the roots of the forces which caused America and the UK to be gripped by the crazy belief that everyone could be rich and property prices would rise for ever. Here is a direct video link.