Genre: Documentary, Drama
Duration: 42 minutes
Director: Yael Melamede
Producer: Dan Ariely, Yael Melamede, Holly Meehl, Ella Nuortila
(Dis)Honesty – The Truth About Lies
From scandalous headlines to little white lies, (Dis)Honesty – The Truth About Lies explores the complex impact dishonesty has on our lives and everyday society. Interweaving groundbreaking experiments from celebrated behavioral economist Dan Ariely with personal stories from individuals affected by the unraveling of their lies, Ariely and a team of scientists uncover our propensity to be dishonest—sometimes even unknowingly. What’s revealed is a fascinating look at the forces behind our collective behavior and the many truths behind lies.
(Dis)Honesty – The Truth About Lies interweaves personal stories, expert opinions, behavioral experiments, and archival footage to reveal the complicated truths about why we lie. It explores the reasons why people lie and the impact dishonesty has on our lives and society.