SCREEN

2010

LE BONHEUR BRUT

Webdocumentary, 2010

LeSoir.be proposes a discussion around the concept of GDP (Gross Domestic Product), the dogma of growth and the movements rising up against it  - among which the Objectors to Growth  (Objecteurs de Croissance, or mpOC). New, alternative wealth indicators are reviewed.

AP ECONOMIC STRESS INDEX: MEASURING FINANCIAL STRAIN ACROSS THE U.S.

Interactive map, 2010

Updated monthly, the AP Economic Stress Index is a visual guide to the state of the US economy. As things get worse, the score goes up; as things get better, the score goes down. Data accounted by State and County: unemployment, foreclosure, bankruptcy.

LE CHALLENGE

Webdocumentary, 2010

In Ecuador, the US oil company Texaco has been facing an unprecedented trial since the 1990s, after spilling the equivalent of 30 tankers in the Amazon. The giant of black gold must answer the charges made by thousands of indigenous Ecuadorians who are claiming $16 billion in damages. What are their chances of victory?
See also updates by ChevronToxico.

WORLD DEBT

Interactive map, 2010

The Economist, June 2010: sovereign debt is only part of the problem. Debt has risen across the economy, from consumers on credit cards, to industrial companies borrowing for expansion and financial companies using debt to buy risky assets. The interactive graphic shows the overall debt levels for a wide range of countries, based on data supplied by the McKinsey Global Institute. The debt is also broken down by sector. These figures will worry owners of government bonds since the 2008 crisis showed that governments may be forced to stand behind private sector debt.

JUST DO IT

Social campaign, 2010-present

The campaign is aimed at financing and promoting a new feature-length documentary film (reviews and interviews June-July 2011) that follows the mischievous and risky world of UK climate activists.

AFGHAN-WAR-DIARY

Serious game, 2010

Afghan-War-Diary proposes a review of the history of the war in Afghanistan through the continuous virtual killings in a famous war video game, Counter-Strike.

FRANCOIS TRUFFAUT

Interactive map, 2010

Take an interactive walk through the cinema of François Truffaut.

ELLES@CENTREPOMPIDOU

Portfolio, 2010

Women artists in the Centre Pompidou collections. Outstanding works, a timeline with more than two-hundred documents, various thematic in-depths, and a blog.

MONET

Media-supported learning, 2010-present

The website first promoted and now prolongs the art exhibit Claude Monet 1840-1926 held at the Grand Palais of Paris until January 2011. Composed of two main sections: Gallery (with the paintings), and Journey - to make an original experience based on Monet's work.

 
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