a lawyer who represented indigenous Ecuadorian tribes in their lawsuit against the American oil company Chevron, and filmmaker Joe Berlinger
discuss the documentary "Crude,"
about the lawsuit brought by the tribes, who alleged that their land, water and culture had been damaged by the policies of Texaco, which merged with Chevron in 2001. "Crude" opens Wednesday, September 9th, at IFC Center
, at 323 Sixth Avenue at West 3rd Street.
Event: Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky will appear in person for a special screening and discussion of their groundbreaking 1992 documentary "Brother's Keeper"
Tuesday, September 8th, at 8:00 pm
323 Avenue of the Americas at West 3rd Street
More information here.