Manufacturing Happiness

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Do you feel unhappy? Struggling to be positive? Apparently, just download an app, buy a book, or pay a few thousands for a course, and the joy of life will certainly arrive.
Society is obsessed with happiness and is constantly trying to sell us a recipe for it. Chasing happiness may seem understandable at first, but what is the driving force behind it? Manufacturing Happiness offers the view of philosophers, sociologists, economists, and psychiatrists diving deep to crack this disturbing modern phenomenon.
Runtime: 52 min.
Country: France
Year: 2022
Direction: Jean-Christophe Ribot
Screenplay: Jean-Christophe Ribot, Claire Alet
Cinematography: Nathanaël Louvet
Music: Jean-Christophe Ribot
Sound: Nicholas Samarine
Editing: Cédric Defert
Production: Gaëlle Guyader
Sales: ZED