The Spider’s Web: Britain’s Second Empire in Modern Times Documentary Reviews

The Spider’s Web employs an array of experts in offshore tax havens to detail the degree to which the British elite has created a system of shocking inequity. This is a film all ordinary, tax-paying citizens should watch.

«At the twilight of the British Empire, bankers, lawyers and accountants from the City of London set up a spider’s web of offshore secrecy jurisdictions that captured wealth from across the globe and funnelled it to London.»

This on-screen statement opens Michael Oswald’s powerful and accessible film.

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