Inside Job script
Inside Job (2010)
Synopsis: Inside Job is a 2010 documentary film, directed by Charles H. Ferguson, about the late-2000s financial crisis. Ferguson says the film is about "the systemic corruption of the United States by the financial services industry and the consequences of that systemic corruption." In five parts, the film explores how changes in the policy environment and banking practices helped create the financial crisis.

01:
07:21.21

GEORGE SOROS:
I didn't know what credit default swaps are. I'm a little bit old-

fashioned.

{GEORGE SOROS

BILLIONAIRE INVESTOR, PHILANTHROPIST}

{MUSIC SUPERVISOR: SUSAN JACOBS}

CHARLES FERGUSON: Has Larry Summers ever expressed remorse?

REP. BARNEY FRANK: Um, I, I don't hear confessions.

Inside Job transcript – Sony PicturesSeptember 2010

{BARNEY FRANK

CHAIRMAN, FINANCIAL SERVICES COMMITTEE

U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES}

{DIRECTORS OF PHOTOGRAPHY

SVETLANA CVETKO &

KALYANEE MAM}

{RESEARCH:
KALYANEE MAM}

01:
07:52.07

KENNETH ROGOFF:
The government's just writing checks. That's Plan A, that's Plan

B, and that's Plan C.

CHARLES FERGUSON: Would you support legal controls on executive pay?

DAVID McCORMICK:
Uh, I, I would not.

{DAVID McCORMICK

UNDER SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY

BUSH ADMINISTRATION}

01:
08:07.00

CHARLES FERGUSON: Are you comfortable with the level of compensation in the

financial services industry?

SCOTT TALBOTT:
If they’ve earned it, then yes. I am.

CHARLES FERGUSON: Do you think they've earned it?

SCOTT TALBOTT:
I think they've earned it.

{SCOTT TALBOTT

CHIEF LOBBYIST:

FINANCIAL SERVICES ROUNDTABLE}

01:
08:17.00

CHARLES FERGUSON: And so you've helped these people blow the world up.

SATYAJIT DAS:
Oh, you could say that.

{GRAPHICS BY BIGSTAR}

01:
08:31.00

Inside Job transcript – Sony PicturesSeptember 2010

ANDREW SHENG:
They were having massive private gains at public loss.

{ANDREW SHENG

CHIEF ADVISOR:

CHINA BANKING REGULATORY COMMISSION}

{EDITORS

CHAD BECK & ADAM BOLT}

01:
08:43.20

LEE HSIEN LOONG:
When you start thinking that you can create something out of

nothing, it's very difficult to resist.

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Charles Ferguson

Charles Henry Ferguson (born March 24, 1955) is the founder and president of Representational Pictures, Inc., and director and producer of No End in Sight: The American Occupation of Iraq (2007) and Inside Job (2010), which won the Academy Award for Best Documentary. Ferguson is also a software entrepreneur, writer and authority in technology policy. more…

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