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Colombia: Business Goes to Quibdó [4/4]

For the IMF. This is the story of Colombia’s resilience in the face of economic crisis, which allowed it to move forward during an historic peace process. Today, a 53-year civil war with the FARC is a thing of the past, and rural Colombia is enjoying new investment and opportunity. Directed, produced, shot, written, edited by Steve Dorst.

Colombia: Peace is Good for Business [3/4]

For the IMF. This is the story of Colombia’s resilience in the face of economic crisis, which allowed it to move forward during an historic peace process. Today, a 53-year civil war with the FARC is a thing of the past, and rural Colombia is enjoying new investment and opportunity. Directed, produced, shot, written, edited by Steve Dorst.

Colombia: A Tax Reform Succeeds [2/4]

For the IMF. This is the story of Colombia’s resilience in the face of economic crisis, which allowed it to move forward during an historic peace process. Today, a 53-year civil war with the FARC is a thing of the past, and rural Colombia is enjoying new investment and opportunity. Directed, produced, shot, written, edited by Steve Dorst.

Colombia: A Peace Plan, Oil Shock, & Crisis [1/4]

For the IMF. This is the story of Colombia’s resilience in the face of economic crisis, which allowed it to move forward during an historic peace process. Today, a 53-year civil war with the FARC is a thing of the past, and rural Colombia is enjoying new investment and opportunity. Directed, produced, shot, written, edited by Steve Dorst.

USAID Invests in Haiti

Hermine works at a clothing factory that trades with businesses in the USA and beyond. When Hermine’s company received a grant to help expand operations, she was promoted. Today, she’s making progress in her dreams of building a house and helping her son achieve his dreams of becoming a doctor. Produced, directed, shot, written, edited (and aerial cinematography) by Steve Dorst.

Ireland, Inc 2.0 [6/6]

The IMF sent Steve Dorst to Ireland to tell this story. Steve produced, directed, shot, wrote and edited. When the Irish Miracle overheated in 2008, a property bubble and banking crisis provoked a severe economic downturn. In part because of regional dynamics and the Great Recession, Ireland’s response was insufficient, and the decline persisted. In late 2010, a troika of institutions responded: the European Commission, the European Central Bank, and the IMF. Despite growing pains, the troika succeeded in stabilizing Ireland’s banks and helping the economy bounce back.

Ireland: Austerity, Toward Recovery [5/6]

The IMF sent Steve Dorst to Ireland to tell this story. Steve produced, directed, shot, wrote and edited. When the Irish Miracle overheated in 2008, a property bubble and banking crisis provoked a severe economic downturn. In part because of regional dynamics and the Great Recession, Ireland’s response was insufficient, and the decline persisted. In late 2010, a troika of institutions responded: the European Commission, the European Central Bank, and the IMF. Despite growing pains, the troika succeeded in stabilizing Ireland’s banks and helping the economy bounce back.

Ireland: Stress Test Consensus, Bondholder Dispute [4/6]

The IMF sent Steve Dorst to Ireland to tell this story. Steve produced, directed, shot, wrote and edited. When the Irish Miracle overheated in 2008, a property bubble and banking crisis provoked a severe economic downturn. In part because of regional dynamics and the Great Recession, Ireland’s response was insufficient, and the decline persisted. In late 2010, a troika of institutions responded: the European Commission, the European Central Bank, and the IMF. Despite growing pains, the troika succeeded in stabilizing Ireland’s banks and helping the economy bounce back.

Ireland: The Troika Comes to Dublin [3/6]

The IMF sent Steve Dorst to Ireland to tell this story. Steve produced, directed, shot, wrote and edited. When the Irish Miracle overheated in 2008, a property bubble and banking crisis provoked a severe economic downturn. In part because of regional dynamics and the Great Recession, Ireland’s response was insufficient, and the decline persisted. In late 2010, a troika of institutions responded: the European Commission, the European Central Bank, and the IMF. Despite growing pains, the troika succeeded in stabilizing Ireland’s banks and helping the economy bounce back.

Crisis! Ireland Calls the IMF [2/6]

The IMF sent Steve Dorst to Ireland to tell this story. Steve produced, directed, shot, wrote and edited. When the Irish Miracle overheated in 2008, a property bubble and banking crisis provoked a severe economic downturn. In part because of regional dynamics and the Great Recession, Ireland’s response was insufficient, and the decline persisted. In late 2010, a troika of institutions responded: the European Commission, the European Central Bank, and the IMF. Despite growing pains, the troika succeeded in stabilizing Ireland’s banks and helping the economy bounce back.