Based on Atwood’s bestselling book Payback: Debt and the Shadow Side of Wealth, this doc by award-winning director Baichwal is a sweeping examination of the notion of indebtedness.
Baichwal and de Pencier are known for their CSA-winning docs, Manufactured Landscapes, Watermark and Anthropocene. They are frequent collaborators, with Baichwal directing and de Pencier as her cinematographer and producer. Their credits include The Holier it Gets, Act of God and Payback, and their newest film together, Into the Weeds.
Female Filmmaker, Literary Adaptation, Social Justice & Politics