Documentary

Consumed: Is Our Consumer Culture Leading to Disaster?

Consumerism has become the cornerstone of the post-industrial age. Yet how much do we know about it and what it is doing to us?

Consumerism has become the cornerstone of the post-industrial age. Yet how much do we know about it and what it is doing to us? Using theories of evolutionary psychology to underpin a bold narrative of our times, this film takes a whirlwind tour through the “weird mental illness of consumerism”, showing how our insatiable appetite has driven us into “the jaws of the beast”.

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