Loose Change is a series of films released between 2005 and 2009 which argue that the September 11, 2001 attacks were planned and conducted by elements within the United States government, and base the claims on perceived anomalies in the historical record of the attacks. The films were written and directed by Dylan Avery, and produced by Korey Rowe, Jason Bermas and Matthew Brown.
The documentary examines the manipulated reality surrounding various goods, defined by the director Carole Poliquin as “commons” in the sense that certain goods do not belong to governments, political entities or individuals but to humankind in its entirety. Does a river belong to us just because it flows through our territory? Using these and other arguments she denounces the privatisation and commodification of certain goods and services. She exhibits water as part of a common good belonging not just to humankind but to a fragile ecosystem.