Independent Lens

Season 3 Episode 9

Open Outcry

Aired Tuesday 10:00 PM Nov 01, 2001 on PBS
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Open Outcry
Filmmaker, Jon Else, brings his cameras to the floor if Chicago's futures exchange and tells the story of how a trading system stimulates the United States economy. Traders, auctioneers and clerks appear in this film, giving accounts of their stressful work environment and how they cope each day with the confusion that surrounds them on the trading floor.moreless

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