“As We’re Told” (2017) IMDb

Extent

Seen in 2019.

Categorization

A puppet show with visible puppeteers, billed as a documentary.

Subject

The Swedish Public Employment Service (Swedish: Arbetsförmedlingen) as a counter-productive bureaucracy. The script is pieced together from a sociological study of the Service itself, as described in a 2015 book by Roland Paulsen.

Commentary

Cynical but well executed.

fiction moving picture non-fiction