The Basic income, a cultural impulse is a German-Swiss documentary that promotes the idea of a Basic income . The film, directed by Daniel Häni and Enno Schmidt , was published in 2008. Since then, Bulgarian, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, Hungarian, Italian , Japanese, Portuguese, Slovak, Slovenian, and Spanish.
The documentary has been broadcasts 500,000 views by 2012 according to the official website.  Versions with subtitles in many languages and dubbed versions in English and Slovak can be viewed on YouTube .
„The video was used as a basis for discussion in numerous groups during the Swiss petition for a basic income to be included in the Constitution was under way.“ 
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