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Margin Call Screening

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

Yes, Penn Badgley from Gossip Girl is in this

Tomorrow, the up and coming Masters of the Universe at SkidMarket will be screening the brilliant and underrated Margin CallThe film details the first few hours of the global financial crisis at Lehman Brothers an unnamed investment bank, as a group of executives and analysts scramble to prepare for impending disaster. It’s riveting, and anybody with an interest in Wall Street or the state of the economy would be wise to attend this screening. It also has one of the better casts in recent memory.

SkidMarket is hedging against low attendance with the guarantee of pizza and soda. I’ve also been told that Occupy Case Walkway will be staging a protest.

Thursday November 8, 7pm @ Ladd 307

Inside Job Screening

Monday, April 18th, 2011

Interested in learning the story behind the 2008 financial collapse that exposed the web of lies on which the success of our country was built upon? Curious about how a bunch of guys in suits basically guaranteed you will never reach the same level of financial success enjoyed by your parents? Come see inside job.

SkidMarket, Skidmore’s oddly named investments club, will be screening the Academy Award winning documentary April 19th at 7pm in Palamountain 202. Pizza and dranks will be served.