BURST

The Wolf of Wall St. meets Silicon Valley and The Big Short!

(Under-Development)

"The Parties were Crazy!"  

"The Money was Ridiculous"

"The Businesses Had No Plan or Products"

"Some Stupid People Made Millions"

"We Raised Millions From a Great  .com Name!

"Y2K was Real + it Was Scary"


Based on candid personal interviews about the reckless exuberant  spending, over-inflated valuations, and ridiculous world of the internet tech-bubble of 2000!

Begging the question... What have we learned?

 

Burst, is a new documentary web video series based on the CRAZY TIMES of the first major internet bubble economy.

PERSONAL EXPERIENCES ARE recounted by the STARTUPS employees and real people that lived RIGHT through it AND CHANGED THEIR LIVES!

Format - Burst IS A 5-10 part WEB series (INITIAL releasE)

LOCATIONS

Silicon Valley, CA

San Francisco, CA

Los Angeles, CA

New York, NY

Seattle, WA

COMPANY PLAYERS

Amazon

Netscape

Microsoft

TheGlobe

Aol- America Online

Yahoo (Acquired by Verizon 7/2016)


ARCHIVAL FOOTAGE

2000 crash

What Happened - is a Documentary about the DotCom 1.0 era (1995-2000 market crash), created by Chas Mastin, Michael Lefort, Aldo Bello and a cast of characters in 2001-02. It features such luminaries as Marc Cuban and explains how investment banks helped create the 90's tech bubble. If you would like to hear the hilarious and tragic stories of companies. Straight from the workers on the front lines! 

 

Traces the birth and failure of new media company govWorks.com.

STATS FROM 1995-2001

  • Spring of 2000 - Billions of dollars and jobs disappeared due to the over-inflation of the dot com businesses
  • Over $5 Trillion was poured into the internet economy (FYI, Atomic BombS cost over $20 billion)


Seeking Interviews

NOW ACCEPTING INTERVIEWS FROM EMPLOYEES FROM 1998-2001

Please reach out to us if you would like to be interviewed for Burst

Request For Footage

COLLECTING FOOTAGE FROM 1995-2001

Please contact us if you own the right to relevant media (photos, videos, audio, documents)


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