This video is quite literally acid. Christian Stangl subjected coins and bank notes to various corrosive substances with hypnotic results.
The video covers 13.8 billion years of capitalism.
[ From Wiki]:
Dreams That Money Can Buy is a 1947 American experimental feature color film written, produced, and directed by surrealist artist and dada film-theorist Hans Richter.
The film was produced by Kenneth Macpherson and Peggy Guggenheim.
Collaborators included Max Ernst, Marcel Duchamp, Man Ray, Alexander Calder, Darius Milhaud and Fernand Léger.
The film won the Award for the Best Original Contribution to the Progress of Cinematography at the 1947 Venice Film Festival.
Music: John Cage(segment “Discs”)