Academy Award-winning director Alex Gibney (Taxi to the Dark Side, Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room) presents his examination of how the gap between rich and poor Americans has become so stark, as illustrated by this famous boulevard in New York City.
Alex Gibney talks about what motivated him to make Park Avenue: Money, Power & the American Dream, his examination of the widening gap between rich and poor Americans along this famous New York City boulevard.
Park Avenue: Money, Power & the American Dream is part of Why Poverty? which uses eight documentary features and 30 online short films to inspire people to think, discuss, and be part of solutions to poverty worldwide.
Is the American middle class an endangered species? Do you feel like with hard work you are — or will be — better off than your parents or grandparents? Is income inequality unfair, or do the spoils justifiably go to those who win the race to amass the greatest amount of wealth?