Previously at the ICA - Films
15 Jan 2010 – 28 Jan 2010
The latest documentary from Joe Berlinger (Paradise Lost, Metallica) focuses on the infamous ‘Amazon Chernobyl’ case, a 13-year battle between indigenous communities in Ecuador nearly destroyed by oil drilling and Chevron, one of the world’s largest oil companies. In this David-and-Goliath story, Berlinger crafts a portrait of the incredible team in the US and Ecuador who have pursued this case against all odds.
A Dogwoof release.
dir Joe Berlinger, US 2009, 101 mins, subtitles, digibeta