Heads-Up: Will We Stop Making Cents? (United States, 1:07:34)

Directed by: Zach Edick , Jamie Kovach

Cast: Laurie Gallardo

Should the United States eliminate the penny? “Heads-Up: Will We Stop Making Cents?” is a documentary that explores the different sides of the debate, touching on the role of the penny in today’s economy, predictive economic models of a penniless future, and the cultural importance of the coin. Radio DJ and Actor Laurie Gallardo narrates the penny odyssey as we travel from Texas to Canada, stopping to speak with former Mint Directors, lawmakers, economists, and more than a few unique penny characters, including a coin hunter, a former President*, and one very memorable penny prankster. * “Abraham Lincoln” appears in the film