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Title Sweet crude [videorecording] / Virasana Productions and Vérité Coffee present ; a film by Sandy Cioffi ; written by Leslye Wood, Jill Freidberg, Sandy Cioffi ; produced by Kate Wolf and Sandy Cioffi ; producers, Leslye Wood, Tammi Sims ; directed by Sandy Cioffi.
Published New York, N.Y. : Distributed by The Cinema Guild, [2010]
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 Media - Instructional DVDs  13630    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note This disc may not play on all machines or drives.
Credits Cinematography, Sean Porter ; editing, Jill Freidberg ; original score, Julie Wolf.
Note Originally produced in 2009.
System Reqs DVD-R; All regions; NTSC; widescreen.
Summary In a small corner of the most populous country in Africa, billions of dollars of crude oil flow under the feet of a desperate people. Immense wealth and abject poverty stand in stark contrast. The environment is decimated. The issues are complex, the answers elusive. The documentary film Sweet Crude tells the story of Nigeria's Niger Delta. The region is seething and the global stakes are high. But in this moment, there's an opportunity to find solutions. What if the world paid attention before it was too late?
Language Ijo and English dialogue, with English subtitles.
Subject Petroleum industry and trade -- Environmental aspects -- Nigeria -- Niger River Delta.
Petroleum industry and trade -- Social aspects -- Nigeria -- Niger River Delta.
Environmental justice -- Nigeria.
Niger River Delta (Nigeria) -- Social conditions.
Genre Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Environmental films.
Related Names Cioffi, Sandy, Producer, Director, Screenwriter.
Wood, Leslye, Producer.
Sims, Tammi, Producer.
Freidberg, Jill, Screenwriter, Film editor.
Wolf, Kate, 1966- Producer.
Wolf, Julie (Musician)
Porter, Sean. ng.
Virasana Productions (Firm)
Vérité Coffee (Firm)
Cinema Guild.
ISBN 0781513448
9780781513449
Publisher # 2369 Cinema Guild
OCLC number 642188952