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The documentary mainly focuses on two points:
Aris Hatzistefanou, 34, is accustomed to uncomfortable reporting.
journalist since his teens, his long-running show Infowar on Sky Radio
was canceled just as his thought-provoking documentary, Debtocracy,
The idea came about during a Sky Radio show on how the Ecuadorian president was responding to the countryís massive debt.
He started a simple financial audit of sovereign
debt, and came to the conclusion that other countries were using Ecuador as
a slave, like Argentina and many other countries before. The administration
forced a haircut of 70% on its creditors.
We faced a serious funding problem but, for
obvious reasons, we didnít want to ask any political parties, companies or -
even worse - banks, so we resorted to crowd-funding.
The surplus was invested in promoting the movie.