AFFLUENZA is a video that looks at overconsumption and how shopping can lead to financial stress. It also explores advertising strategies used to sell to young people.
ESCAPE FROM AFFLUENZA is a video of real people who have altered their lifestyles to live with less debt, stress, time pressure and possession overload. Student activities in the teaching guide include a discussion of how to live better on less money, and ways that students can save money.
KIDS + MONEY is a short film featuring conversations with young people from diverse Los Angeles communities about the role of money in their lives. From rich to poor, kids address how they are shaped by a culture of consumerism in a series of interview-based "portraits."