TAXI WARS: THE GOOD–THE BAD–THE UGLY explores the dramatic emergence of TNCs or Transportation Network Companies and related start-ups that are changing the face of global transportation. The Sharing Economy has changed the inner workings of most major cities around the world. Uber, Lyft, Airbnb and many other peer-to-peer companies are expanding faster than we ever imagined.
TAXI WARS, the full length documentary movie will dive into the psychology of how the rise of the “Gig Economy” has effected millions of people. Where we live, work, eat and socialize is changing all of us more than anything since the invention of the Automobile and the Internet. Hilarious stories, hard core realities and heart breaking facts will create a cinematic push and pull never seen before.
TNCs (ride share) companies have spread to more then 67 countries and over 350 cities. Barcelona cabbies are slashing TNC driver’s tires. Taxi drivers in Australia rise up against Uber in November. New demonstrations in Costa Rico, Columbia, as well as legal action comes to a head in the UK. Despite protests the TNC company’s are winning in most cities and changing our mode of transportation for ever.
Taxi Wars, filming around the world, is utilizing the latest technologies in photography and communications. Ride Share and Traditional San Francisco Taxi drivers will converse with other drivers from France, London, India, Finland, Hong Kong, Spain and many other locations in protest and or support of TNCs. Drivers and Riders from around the world will speak out and inform the audience with stories and facts pro and con. Taxi Wars will provide the first in depth look at this ground-breaking phenomenon.