“Delinquents understood that it was now easier to act on the financial markets than to rob a bank.”
It is one of the most spectacular scams of the 21st century. The new original Canal + creation by Xavier Giannoli will look into the affair of carbon tax fraud, recounted in particular in the documentary The Kings of Scam on Netflix. The Caesarized director of the film Lost illusions will tell in Money and Blood how two crooks from Belleville and a trader from upscale neighborhoods joined forces to defraud the French state and embezzle almost 300 million euros!
The teaser Money and Blood put online today by the encrypted channel focuses on the investigator played by Vincent Lindonwho will discover the pot aux roses and go after the gangsters played by Ramzy Bedia And Niels Schneider. Judith Chemla, David Ayala and Yvan Attal complete the cast.
Money and Blood Part 1, inspired by the book of the same name by journalist Fabrice Arfi, will be launched on October 16 on Canal +.